Educational Alliance has been helping people realize the American Dream for over 125 years. Today, we provide services to 50,000 New Yorkers annually at 18 locations in Lower Manhattan.
Join us in helping people build better lives through education, arts, health & wellness, and social services.

Featured Programs

College Access & Success
An innovative two-generation approach to Head Start education.
College Prep
Providing academic guidance and support to teens.
Project ORE
Helping vulnerable New Yorkers get a hot meal.
Art School
Offering the best in art education.
Head Start
At the forefront of early childhood education.

Latest News

May 28, 2015

Alan van Capelle talks with Rev. Sharpton

Alan van Capelle, President & CEO of Educational Alliance, spoke with Rev. Sharpton about how we are fighting poverty in New York City schools and ensuring children have equal opportunities to success.

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Campus Map

We have almost 20 locations in the Lower East Side and East Village, from community centers, gyms, camps, schools, & treatment centers. Find a location nearest you.


Images, videos, & stories of the people and places Educational Alliance has impacted.

Event Calendar

Check out our upcoming events.