The Harlem Educational Activities Fund in-person activities are suspended due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. All of our classes are up and running virtually.  Please contact our program staff if you have any questions around HEAF classes. For more information and resources please click the additional information button.

Where College Is The Rule

We’re opening doors for New York City’s underserved youth.

HEAF provides an extended continuum of educational and youth development and leadership opportunities to high-potential, underserved students throughout the city.

Our goal is to help students develop the intellectual curiosity, academic ability, social values, and personal resilience they need to ensure success in school, career, and life.

We welcome you to learn more about HEAF!

College Decision Day

years changing the lives of young people

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of our students graduate from high school

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of our students earn bachelor degrees

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Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 2020

 

Class of 2020 College Commitments

Alfred State
Babson College
College of Wooster
CUNY City College
CUNY College of Staten Island
CUNY Lehman College
Hostos Community College
Howard University
Morgan State University
Rochester Institute of Technology
SUNY Binghamton University
SUNY New Paltz
Texas A&M
University @ Albany
University of Pittsburgh
University of Rochester

Nadira Jackson

Nadira Jackson

HEAF Onward Student

“HEAF wouldn’t allow me to be mediocre—they’ve opened more doors than I count.”

Fanessa Delarosa

Fanessa Delarosa

HEAF Onward Student

“At HEAF there is never a moment I’m not being pushed to be my absolute best.”