The Dunbar Center became the core of the 1930’s black community and over the course of 100 years it served in many different manners

Our Mission

The core mission of the Dunbar Association, Inc. is to enhance the quality of life, break the cycle of generational poverty, and develop racial equality in our community

Our Vision

The agency has filled the gaps created by the color division in the city and has helped to maintain African American culture in the city by acting as a location for the black community’s social events like dances, youth groups, meetings and weddings.

Our Board of Directors

Board Members

Emmanuel Breland

Daryll G. Dykes, PhD, MD, JD

Tashia Thomas Neal, Esq.,

Milton Fields

Wenona Timmons

Deborah Welch

William  Simmons


Liz Page

(Vice President)

Laurence Bousquet, Esq.,


Jodi DeAugustine,



We Need Your Support!

Dunbar Association, Inc. 

Feel free to get in touch or meet us in person

Address: 1453 South State Street 

Syracuse, NY 13205


Phone: 315-760-3155

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