An Alembic is a device used in alchemy to transform common materials into rare and valuable ones. Alembic Community Development works to transform communities and to strengthen the nonprofit organizations that serve them.
Alembic is a community development company that invests in long-term partnerships in underserved neighborhoods through real estate development, organizational capacity building and community-based planning initiatives.
P.S. 186 Groundbreaking
Alembic and partners, the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem and Monadnock Development LLC, broke ground on this historic renovation in mid-November. The Italian Renaissance-style, five-story school building opened in 1903, and served as an elementary school for 72 years.
Alembic, along with partners Harlem Dowling – West Side Center for Children and Family Services, and The Children’s Village joined together to celebrate the start of construction on the Harlem Dowling affordable housing development.