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Mission Statement

The African American Cultural Center of the Capital Region, Inc. is a nonprofit organization committed to educating, enriching, and empowering residents of the Capital Region through a variety of educational, cultural and performing arts, programs, activities, and exhibits that promote awareness and raise the collective consciousness of all ethnicities to the rich and vibrant history, contribution, and culture of African Americans. The Center seeks to strengthen communities by fostering unity, self-determination, cooperative economics, collective work, and creativity.

More About Us

Dedicated to serving everyone in New York’s Capital Region of the 21st Congressional District, serving Albany, Troy, Rensselaer, Schenectady, Saratoga, Schoharie, Fulton, and Montgomery Counties. Founded in 2012, the purpose of the African American Cultural Center of the Capital Region is to encourage community investment and involvement. The center is African American owned, developed, and managed, and seeks to enhance the quality of life for African Americans and all residents living in the Capital Region. The Center will be a source of much-needed community renewal and investment, and is poised to impact the region’s cultural and tourism industry, spur job creation and growth, and build stronger, more vibrant communities.

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