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John Steptoe’s legacy is multi-faceted, influencing many areas of creative enterprise – fine art, illustration, literature and architecture. Born and bred in Bed-Stuy, John Steptoe had an imagination that transcended boundaries of age, race and national origins.

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Monroe Street co-named John Lewis Steptoe Place

Thank you from Bweela Steptoe  After a three-year long journey all of my hard work has paid off. On August 27, 2016, the day before my father John Lewis Steptoe passed away 27 years ago. Monroe Street between Ralph and Howard where John Lewis Steptoe, the...

Monroe Street co-named John Lewis Steptoe Place

Thank you from Bweela Steptoe  After a three-year long journey all of my hard work has paid off. On August 27, 2016, the day before my father John Lewis Steptoe passed away 27 years ago. Monroe Street between Ralph and Howard where John Lewis Steptoe, the...

We’ve Raised Over $100k In the Past Month! Check the Progress of Current Causes!

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