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January 2019

Jeanne Landers
Communications Intern

We’re thrilled to honor the incomparable Rev. Emma Jordan-Simpson at this year’s Spark Breakfast!

Jeanne Landers
Communications Intern

Last week, the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy’s director of research, Ryan Schlegel, responded to an all-too-common trend among foundations in his article, “Recent Calls for Foundation Engagement Leave Out Grantees and Communities They Serve.”

Liane Stegmaier
Vice President of Communications and Strategy (She/Her/Hers)

Tune into the latest episode of BRIC TV’s 112BK for an inspiring conversation with our Fair and Just Fellow Heather McGhee.

Amy Chou-Sheikh
Senior Program Officer (She/Her/Hers)

This is a record-breaking total in the Foundation’s nearly 10-year history and a huge milestone for our growth.

Cecilia Clarke
President & CEO (She/Her/Hers)

"This is a resounding victory in our fight to #MakeBrooklynCount."

Liane Stegmaier
Vice President of Communications and Strategy (She/Her/Hers)

We are pleased to announce the winners of our annual $100,000 Spark Prize, the only honor celebrating the most pioneering organizations advancing equity in the borough.

Cecilia Clarke
President & CEO (She/Her/Hers)

As 2019 shapes up to be even more politically volatile than last year, there are lots of national issues and organizations grabbing our attention. But the greatest impact we can make as individuals is often right at home.