This 60,000 sq ft jewel, is only the third of its kind in the U.S. A main library and a unique children's library with more Black history books and books written by Blacks than any other facility in the country. The auditorium and exhibit areas provide opportunities to exchange ideas and cultural values as well as promote an understanding and appreciation of the contributions of persons of African descent.
Sankofa's Child Inc is a cultural arts company that offers cultural arts services in a variety of disciplines including but not limited to visual arts, writing, spoken word, dance, and theater. Since its inception in 2004 Sankofa's Child Inc has been servicing the tri-county area (Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami Dade County) and to date has touched the lives of over a quarter of million people. Their motto is “Connecting our Heritage to our Future…through the Arts.” The mission is not to only expose children and adults to the arts but to also use the arts a teaching tool so that children, teachers, and adults can make connections to art, science, math, and social studies in unique and profound new ways.