Press Archive

April 30, 2020
Donations at will support Brooklyn Community Foundation’s Brooklyn COVID-19 Response Fund and frontline nonprofits in hardest hit areas  
February 27, 2020
Brooklyn Community Foundation—established 10 years ago as the first and only foundation dedicated to New York City’s largest borough—announced that it has surpassed $50 million in total grantmaking as it awarded five Brooklyn social justice organizations with its $100,000 Spark Prize at its annual Spark Breakfast this morning.
February 13, 2020
Grant Decisions Determined by Advisory Council of Brooklyn Seniors
January 10, 2020
Brooklyn Community Foundation is pleased to announce the five recipients of this year’s $100,000 Spark Prize, the only honor celebrating outstanding social justice nonprofits in the borough. The winning organizations will receive their awards at the Spark Breakfast on February 27, 2020. The 2020 Spark Prize winners are:
December 19, 2019
Foundation increases grant size to $45,000
December 5, 2019
Brooklyn Community Foundation’s Annual Local Giving Campaign Has Raised More than $1.8 Million to Date
October 25, 2019
Award-winning journalist Elaine Welteroth moderated a fireside chat with Abrams focused on Census 2020 and how to raise financial support for high impact social justice nonprofits across the borough  
July 29, 2019
Brooklyn Community Foundation is pleased to announce the election of Susannah Taylor to its Board of Directors, effective Friday, June 7, 2019.
June 27, 2019
Brooklyn Community Foundation and Brooklyn Creative League Announce “Incubator Project” Winners
June 24, 2019
Brooklyn Community Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Marcella J. Tillett to its staff as the new Vice President of Programs and Partnerships, effective Tuesday, September 3, 2019.