Brooklyn Community Foundation wants to invest $100,000 in Crown Heights—and local residents are deciding where the funds will go.
July 31, 2015
June 25, 2015
Pictured (left to right): Patricia Francois, Christine Lewis and Samantha Lee of Domestic Workers United, Vasudha Gupta and Anurag Gupta of Be More, and Marlon Peterson of The Precedential Group.
June 22, 2015
Four Brooklyn middle and high schools will implement pioneering restorative justice practices next school year thanks to a new pilot program from Brooklyn Community Foundation in partnership with the New York City Department of Education and Mayor de Blasio’s Leadership Team on School Climate and Discipline.
Brooklyn Community Foundation Co-Authors Letter to New York State Officials Urging "Raise the Age" Reforms
June 12, 2015
Honorable Andrew M. Cuomo Governor of the State of New York NYS State Capitol Building Albany, NY 12224 Honorable John J Flanagan Senate Majority Leader NYS State Capitol Building Albany, NY 12224 Honorable Carl Heastie Assembly Speaker NYS State Capitol Building Albany, NY 12224
May 20, 2015
Brooklyn Community Foundation Launches Large-Scale ‘Invest in Youth’ Initiative Focused on 16-24 Year Olds
May 6, 2015
Today, Brooklyn Community Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of its cornerstone initiative, Invest in Youth, to improve social and economic opportunities and outcomes for vulnerable young people across Brooklyn.
Brooklyn Community Foundation, New York Foundation, and Open Society Foundations to receive 2015 NCRP Impact Awards
April 7, 2015
Today, the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) announced that Brooklyn Community Foundation, New York Foundation and Open Society Foundations are recipients of the coveted
Brooklyn Community Foundation Launches Brooklyn Accelerator to Support and Connect Borough’s Nonprofits and Donors
February 5, 2015
Today, Brooklyn Community Foundation announces the launch of the Brooklyn Accelerator, a unique component of its new community impact strategy designed to be a hub of information, idea exchange, and gathering of philanthropic resources across the borough. “The idea for the Brooklyn Acceler
January 26, 2015
As part of our new program strategy, Brooklyn Community Foundation will launch Invest in Youth, a breakthrough initiative focused on achieving greater equity and increasing opportunities and successful outcomes for our borough’s youth—and supporting their work for a more fair and just Brooklyn.