Press Archive

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 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.
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
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.
October 29, 2014
  Pictured: At left, Brooklyn Community Foundation President & CEO Cecilia Clark
July 7, 2014
  The third annual Joseph E. Mohbat Prize for Writing in Memory of Verdery Knights was awarded to Kafilah Ali muhammad, a senior at Benjamin Banneker Academy for Community Development in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, at the school’s  graduation ceremonies on June 26, 2014.