A community-based social enterprise dedicated to strengthening the cultural economy and enhancing public spaces in the Manhattanville Factory District.
A gift to SoHarlem supports our training programs which develop highly skilled workers from our local community working in home-grown businesses.
Donna Drew, artisan working in new space in Mink Building made possible by Scott Metzner (left) shown walking with Jerry Salama, Principals of Janus Property.
Kim, a trainee from Greenhope learned to print tee Shirts.
Doris Prester, President of New York My Way with first cohort of interns who were trained on cultural toursim.
Lourdes Garcia, Founder BotaniCafe conducting, aromatherapy workshop based on the products she creates to help ease aches and temper disappointments, and help celebrate and savor triumphs.
Products made by creative entrepreneurs and local artisans are marketed and sold SoHarlem's shopping bazaars throughout the year.
Julian Asion who was Instrumental to launching SoHarlem's Designers' Studio with participants.
First micro-enterprises to join the SoHarlem Collective: Jackie's Accessories; Germania's Designs; Blue Olive; Suyo; and Sew-It-Is.
Through A Partnership with The Thrive Collective, Templo Biblico and our local community we complete our first mural in the District.
The Community Training Institute began working with members of the Harlem community that are currently unemployed or underemployed to learn the suite of skills required for garment construction.
Although New York City is a world center for fashion, many of the design services in the historic Garment District are being shuttered. The SoHarlem Designers' Studio works with emerging designers to realize their dreams. Your gift subsidizes emerging designers and textile artists from Harlem in need of design and other services.
Your gift has the power to make a real difference in our community. We pride ourselves on being great stewards of our resources; we'll do everything in our power to ensure your gift makes the biggest possible impact.