Modell Financial: More than just a pa...

Modell Financial: More than just a pawn store

Shortly after the Modell Family immigrated to America in the 1870s from Russia, they began peddling clothing, jewelry and odds & ends from a pushcart on the Lower East Side. Today, Modell Financial serves New Yorker’s short-term financing needs with eight locations throughout New York and a diamond import business.

Teaching Timeless Truths: Harlem’s Ba...

Teaching Timeless Truths: Harlem’s Baptist House of Prayer Celebrates a Century

On June 7, 2009, the congregation and friends of the Baptist House of Prayer, located in Harlem, came together in a joyous celebration of the anniversary of their founding in 1909.