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New Look For Educational Alliance

New Look For Educational Alliance featured in The Jewish Week, April 23, 2014 The venerable Educational Alliance, which opened its doors to serve Jewish immigrants on the Lower East Side 125 years ago, has gotten a makeover. With politicians, musicians and Educational Alliance board members on hand at the recent ribbon-cutting…...

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Aiding Teens to Become Family’s First in College

Aiding Teens to Become Family’s First in College featured in The Wall Street Journal, April 24, 2014 Taking a page from his father’s philanthropy playbook, Sam Rosenblatt is helping a group of Lower East Side teens pursue a college dream with a gift of $1 million to the Educational Alliance.…...

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DNAinfo Gets Funky At The Weinberg Center

“LOWER EAST SIDE — One of the Lower East Side’s oldest institutions just got a new look. The Educational Alliance recently opened its $55 millionManny Cantor Center after spending the past two years gut-renovating its 100,000-square-foot building at 197 East Broadway. While the art studio and early childhood classrooms are still under…...

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Climb Jacob’s Ladder

Do you have what it takes to climb Jacob’s Ladder? (No, not that one…) Join Manny Cantor fitness today to try out our unique, state-of-the-art exercise equipment and lock in our lowest pre-sale rates!...

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