African American Performing Arts Center

Mailing Address: 310 San Pedro NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 222-0785
NTEE Code: A- Arts, Culture and Humanities, B- Education
Mission Statement:

The mission for the African American Performing Arts Center and Exhibition Hall is to utilize the sciences and the humanities to research, preserve and nurture the intellectual and cultural histories of African Americans in New Mexico and the Southwest.

Primary Programs:

African American Performing Arts Center and Exhibit Hall - The Performing Arts Center exists to celebrate, support and enhance the lives and accomplishments of African Americans in the Southwest and throughout the United States.

Sickle Cell Council - Provides statewide education, blood screening, genetic counseling and referrals for Sickle Cell conditions. The Council serves Sickle Cell clients and their families through support and social services.

Charlie Morrisey Education Center - The Center is a depository of documents, books, video and audio tapes, rare photographs, rare art pieces, monographs, including rare artifacts reflecting the presence and the accomplishments of people of African descent in New Mexico and the Southwest.

Robotics Program - A web based tool helps classroom teachers identify students who might need additional assistance in their understanding of Math and Science.

Other Programs:

National Society of Black Engineers
SW Arts Group

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Bernalillo
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $25,000 - $99,999
Personnel: 1 to 5 FTE
Executive Director:

Annette M. Caine

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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