Brooklyn Community Foundation to Award $600,000 to Outstanding Local Organizations | Deadline to Apply is Friday, May 12th at SparkPrize.org
February 17, 2017
Ceremony Honored Recipients of $100,000 Spark Prize, Featured Tribute to Brooklyn Philanthropist Robert Catell
Brooklyn Community Foundation Deploys $100,000 for ‘Immediate Response’ Grants to Immigrant Nonprofits
February 7, 2017
Foundation Launches New “Action Fund” to Support Civil Resistance
January 10, 2017
Today, Brooklyn Community Foundation announces the five organizations selected to receive its first annual Spark Prize, the only honor of its kind celebrating excellence and impact in Brooklyn’s thriving nonprofit sector.
Brooklyn Community Foundation Announces $2.3 Million Investment in Nonprofits Serving Borough’s Youth
December 13, 2016
Grants Support Programs That Advance Youth Leadership, Divert Youth from the Criminal Justice System, Promote School Discipline Reforms, and Empower Immigrant Youth
December 13, 2016
Brooklyn Community Foundation is pleased to announce the election of Noa Meyer to its Board of Directors, effective November 18, 2016.
November 21, 2016
Brooklyn Community Foundation Launches Campaign to Support Outstanding Brooklyn Nonprofits with $100,000 Match on Global Day of Giving (Brooklyn, NY) - New York City’s largest borough is giving local in a big way this holiday season.
Brooklyn Community Foundation Announces Divestment from Industries that Disproportionately Harm People of Color
November 2, 2016
Today, Brooklyn Community Foundation announces that it will formally divest from private prisons, gun manufacturers, and predatory lenders in alignment with its commitment to advancing racial equity across all facets of its institution. The divestment decision was approved by the Foundation’s Board of Directors in September.
October 17, 2016
Brooklyn Community Foundation announces the election of Nicole Gueron, co-founder of the law firm Clarick Gueron Reisbaum LLP, to its board of directors, effective September 30, 2016.