Action for Community Empowerment
Action for Community Empowerment is dedicated the right of people to live in safe neighborhoods, have a decent standard of living and the power to shape their own lives. Through the use of art, culture and collective direction action, with an emphasis on leadership development ACE brings working poor and low-income families together to to have a say in the policies and decisions made that effect their quality of life and bring about positive change.
ACE's current program primarily seeks to serve at risk Harlem Youth between the ages of 14-21. The youth are currently advancing collective direct action activities around jobs and the economy to create 50 new jobs in small businesses.