Established in 1959, Goddard Riverside Community Center has developed into a highly regarded agency that provides a variety of programs and services to city resident of all ages, the majority of whom live on the Upper West Side of Manhattan and in West Harlem.
Executive Director: Alan van Capelle
197 East Broadway
New York, NY 10002
The Educational Alliance serves 50,000 New Yorkers annually at 20+ downtown Manhattan locations and via 42 programs, including preschools, camps, youth development programs, senior centers, health & wellness programs, arts & culture classes and events, counseling services and addiction recovery programs.
An evolving organization that’s embedded in the neighborhoods they serve, they develop impactful programs that address the changing needs of the families and individuals within those communities.
All of their programs feature intergenerational and cross-cultural activities – bringing together people from different backgrounds and age groups, so they can learn from and with each other.
Founded in 1889 to help Jewish immigrants get settled in the U.S., today, as a Jewish organization, the Educational Alliance serves a broad and diverse group of New Yorkers of all religions, ethnicities, races and socio-economic backgrounds.