Bushwick

Description:
Operating support for the Bushwick Farmers Market. Funds will also support outreach activities to build community support and raise awareness about access to fresh, local food.
Grant Amount: $2,500
Neighborhoods Served: Bushwick
Population Served:
Ages Served: All Ages

Description:
Support for Exploring Leadership, a civic leadership program for low income, Brooklyn public high school students. The program is a model for how civic education can lead to more engaged and economically self-sufficient youth.
Grant Amount: $10,000
Neighborhoods Served: Bedford Stuyvesant
Neighborhoods Served: Bushwick
Neighborhoods Served: Crown Heights
Population Served:
Ages Served: High School Students

Description:
Support to help fund in-school work at PS 15 and "pay what you can" onsite afterschool arts education programs for Pre-K to second graders.
Grant Amount: $5,000
Neighborhoods Served: Bushwick
Neighborhoods Served: Red Hook
Population Served:
Ages Served: Preschool Students
Ages Served: Elementary School Students

Description:
Operating support to develop tenant leaders in Brooklyn public housing developments focusing in particular, but not exclusively, on developing leaders at the Kingsborough Houses, Red Hook Houses and East NY Houses.
Grant Amount: $25,000
Neighborhoods Served: Brownsville
Neighborhoods Served: Bushwick
Neighborhoods Served: Ocean Hill
Population Served:
Ages Served: Young Adults (18-24)
Ages Served: Adults (24-65)
Ages Served: Aging, Elderly, Senior Citizens (65+)

Description:
Operating support for comprehensive outreach and public education campaign about affordable housing in Bushwick, Williamsburg and Bedford Stuyvesant.
Grant Amount: $25,000
Neighborhoods Served: Bedford Stuyvesant
Neighborhoods Served: Bushwick
Neighborhoods Served: Williamsburg
Population Served:
Ages Served: All Ages

Description:
Bushwick Housing Independence Project requests funds to support two housing advocates who assist tenants with court cases and help develop nascent tenant associations.
Grant Amount: $20,000
Neighborhoods Served: Bedford Stuyvesant
Neighborhoods Served: Brownsville
Neighborhoods Served: Bushwick
Population Served:
Ages Served: All Ages

Description:
Support for an Early Childhood Program which targets families with children birth - age 3 who are at risk of educational failure. The Program promotes engaged and responsive parenting, family literacy and early learning.
Grant Amount: $10,000
Neighborhoods Served: Bedford Stuyvesant
Neighborhoods Served: Bushwick
Neighborhoods Served: East New York
Population Served:
Ages Served: Infant/Children (0-5)