An annual celebration of the rich and diverse history of the Lower East Side. Each May, Lower East Side cultural and community groups, small businesses and residents create a variety of public events, exhibits, tours, and learning opportunities. This year, things are a little different...
The People's LES Trivia Map
Find out the meeting place of three Lenape tribes, where Clara Lemlich, leader of the Uprising of the 20,000, lived and organized, what Division Street actually divided, and so much more!
Cultural Health, Public Health
Considering the 1918 Spanish Flu, the AIDS outbreak, and other moments of crisis in the Lower East Side, a brief look into the overlap of public health and cultural health in our neighborhood.
Heroes Next Door >>
Submit a recognition – of a neighbor, a family, or even a community group – that honors an effort made to go above and beyond as our neighborhood navigates COVID-19.
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Recognizing Our Neighbors
Help Us Grow >>
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