Educational Programs

The BLAC Foundation is proud to make available to the general public, free of charge, a comprehensive website on the African Experience in New York. Made possible by a grant from the JP Morgan Chase Foundation, the site provides a unique, multimedia approach to understanding the African presence in New York. It was developed in conjunction with Columbia University, Columbia Teacher’s College, The Columbia Center for New Media, Teaching and Learning and CCI. To access the website, please visit:


For ordering BLAC Foundation’s exciting “Mapping the African Past in New York” kit. Please click