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PRESERVING THE PAST TO STRENGTHEN OUR FUTURE

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Welcome!

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"Sweet Bamboula" Song by Bamboula 2000 from the New Society CD (2000). Featured photography by Gason Ayisyin (www.GasonAyisyin.com). Video by AR, Inc (asiarainey@gmail.com).

Our Mission

Preserve and foster respect for New Orleans’ indigenous traditions and historic places through cultural and educational programming.

 

Undertake, support and promote research on Congo Square’s history and significance in the cultural and economic development of New Orleans and the world.

 

Promote public awareness of Congo Square’s history and significance as well as vanguard its depiction in all print and electronic media.

 

Ensure that the economic development of Congo Square results in the betterment of local African-American communities.

 

Provide Congo Square Living Classroom Fieldtrips to children & schools.

 

Serve as a voice of consensus regarding all aspects of Congo Square on the input and direction of our local, national and international membership.

Sundays at Congo Square