Developed by Community Works, Community Matters NYC (CMNYC) is an innovative network of cultural, civic, and academic institutions
all deeply committed to strengthening cultural, social and artistic bonds in Upper Manhattan. Through this groundbreaking collaboration, our partners come together to celebrate Upper Manhattan’s history, culture and connections to the local and global communities through exhibitions, performing arts events, workshops and multifaceted public programs for intergenerational audiences. CMNYC provides unique spaces for Community Works' award-winning exhibition program as well as for performing arts events, multifaceted public programs and educational initiatives. The network includes venues in West, Central and East Harlem as well as in Washington Heights, inviting residents to share in a vision of Upper Manhattan that goes beyond geography and encompasses a community of interests.