Black Alumni Alliance

The Sidwell Friends Black Alumni Alliance (BAA) unites Sidwell Friends alumni from around the world who identify and are allied with Black and African-heritage diaspora communities. The BAA fosters intergenerational relationships between Black alumni, highlights and celebrates alumni contributions, and creates meaningful social and professional engagement opportunities between alumni.  The BAA also builds purposeful connections to faculty, students, and the life of the School, enhancing Black alumni pride, participation, and philanthropic commitment to Sidwell Friends. 

Upcoming Events


Black Alumni Alliance Reception and BSU Productions

FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2024

5:30 - 7:15pm | BAA Reception
Bernstein Drawing Room, Zartman House

Enjoy hearty hors d'oeuvres and refreshments and mingle with fellow alumni, faculty, and friends ahead of the BSU Production. 

7:30 pm | BSU Production
Caplin Theater

Now in its 35th year, the Black Student Union is pleased to present this year's BSU Production, titled "The History of Hip-Hop".


2:30 pm | Encore performance, BSU Production
Caplin Theater

Can't attend on Friday? Or just want to see the show again? Join us on Saturday for an encore performance of the BSU Production. 


About BAA


Anna Wyeth
Director of Alumni Engagement