Voza Rivers to appear on Fuel for the Spirit

Denise Richadson will interview Voza Rivers on her radio show FUEL FOR THE SPIRIT which will air on AM 570 and 102.3FM The Mission WMCA:
Saturday, January 18, 2020 t 8:30 pm

 If you miss the interview on the radio, you can check it out at your leisure on the Fuel for the Spirit podcast (after 9pm)

Here's the link to the podcast:

From the streets of her South Bronx childhood to the broadcast studios of present-day Manhattan, Denise Richardson has covered a dizzying array of ground during her illustrious career
Formerly a Good Morning America correspondent, lifestyle and news reporter, fund-raising emcee / auctioneer, Sopranos guest star —these are just a few of her many notable titles. While she has many aliases, Denise, a woman of faith, brings a singular mission to everything she does: to connect people from every walk of life through mutual empowerment, empathy, and understanding. Ms. Richardson wholeheartedly believes in the power of each and every one of us to make a difference in the lives of others. As the former Director of Communications for The Salvation Army she saw that effort at work every day.


  • Black By Popular Demand! "The Day Harlem Saved Dr. King!'

    Shades of Truth Theatre and Voza Rivers/ New Heritage Theatre

    in association with The Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Community Center present

    The Day Harlem Saved Dr. King written and directed by Michael Green

  • Empowering a New Generation

    Republished from Captrust, Tuesday, January 29, 2019

    by Sylvana Smith

    From Black Panther and convict to writer, poet, producer, college professor, Academy Award nominee, and youth advocate, Jamal Joseph’s life has taken a circuitous path to the present. His is a story of perennial social activism, advancing lessons from his Black Panther days to empower a new generation.

    Excuse Me, Young Brother, I Just Did

  • NYS Senate and Assemby Honors New Heritage Theatre Group 55th Anniversary
    In celebration of Black Theatre and New Heritage's 55th Anniversary the New York State Assembly recently honored and recognized Voza Rivers and Jamal Joseph on the floor of the Assembly. Oscar nominated IMPACT members performed . 
    Robert Rodriguez, 68th Assembly District, Inez E. District 70th Assembly District, Al Taylor 71st Assembly District, issued the following signed statement:
    albany senate assemby honors New Heritage Theatre Group"We have an organization worthy of the esteem of both the community  and the Great State of New York." 
     Later that day Assembly Member Inez Dickens stated:

    "Special thanks to Voza Rivers and Jamal Joseph on 55 years of excellence and prosperity in the Harlem community through arts & culture for Harlem's youth! I especially want to thank IMPACT children for an amazing performance here in Albany.We wish them all the best!"


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