Educational Alliance has been helping people realize the American Dream for over 128 years. Today, we provide services to 50,000 New Yorkers annually at 17 locations in Lower Manhattan.
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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

Jun 30, 2017

NY Times Highlights our Hoarding Work

The New York Times published an article on the issue of hoarding in NYC, featuring the work we're doing at Project ORE, led by Program Director Jack Sherrat. “You can’t be threatening if you want...

Jun 30, 2017

Teen Vogue features EA's Pride Prom!

Teen Vogue featured our Pride Prom in a new article and video today! Click the link to watch. To learn more and support our LGBTQ+ teens, go to

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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.


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Event Calendar

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