Press Archive

March 25, 2022
Brooklyn Community Foundation and the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) today announced the 10 community-based organizations receiving $2.2 million in grants from the Wellness and Recovery Fund for substance treatment programs and harm reduction services.
February 7, 2022
February 7, 2022 (Brooklyn, NY) - Brooklyn Community Foundation is pleased to announce the election of four new members to its Board of Directors, effective Friday, February 4, 2022.
January 13, 2022
Brooklyn Community Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022 Spark Prize, the only honor celebrating nonprofits advancing racial justice in the borough.
November 10, 2021
—The Foundation’s Annual #GivingTuesday Campaign Aims to Raise $1M—   —Partnership with The Social to Feature Crowd-Sourced New Flavor; Proceeds Going to Racial Justice Organizations—  
April 20, 2021
(Brooklyn, NY) -  As the COVID-19 pandemic surpasses the one-year mark, Brooklyn Community Foundation is announcing $541,000 in new grants from its Brooklyn COVID-19 Response Fund to address ongoing health, economic, and social challenges in communities of color. 
March 3, 2021
Funds Derived from Fraudulent Charity Shut Down by AG’s Office
February 26, 2021
New grants from the Brooklyn COVID-19 Response Fund will support community-based organizations to address inequities in access to information and health care services—including vaccines  
October 8, 2020
Focused on Addressing Racial Disparities in School Discipline, the Brooklyn Restorative Justice Project is a partnership with NYC Department of Education and the Mayor's Leadership Team on School Climate and Discipline 
July 20, 2020
With a Focus on Racial Justice, Brooklyn Community Foundation’s Brooklyn COVID-19 Response Fund Has Awarded $3.3M to Date, with 214 Nonprofits Receiving Immediate Response Grants to Meet Urgent Needs