Community Grants

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Our community map shows you where grantees are working in your neighborhood - find out what's going on and get involved!
What's happening in your Neighborhood?

Autumn in the Park

Take a gondola ride, listen to live jazz, and sip cocktails at the scenic Loeb Boathouse.
Autumn in the Park

See your donation in action

In 2014, your support helped us award $1.6 million in grants and support to 366 projects in 108 neighborhoods.
Your dollars At work


Our mission is simple: to help New Yorkers—especially those in low-income areas—come together and improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods. 

Recently Funded Projects

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Food & Health

Family2Family Healthy Eating Community Gardening Project


Family2Family Healthy Eating Community Gardening Project is engaging 20 seniors in a nutrition workshop program.

Arts & Culture

Brooklyn Summer Shakespeare-ience


Brooklyn Summer Shakespeare-ience is engaging youth in dramatic performance and set design.

Youth & Schools

Creative Cookie

Red Hook

Creative Cookie is offering a free summer "eco style camp" to expose girls to the world of eco-friendly fashion and sewing.

In 2014, Citizens Committee...

Awarded $1.6 million in grants and support. 

Worked in every borough & in 108 different neighborhoods.

Mobilized more than 7,320 NYC residents.

Supported 366 grassroots projects.

349 generous donors and partners made this possible.

Community Map

What's happening on your block? Take a Citizens Committee tour through New York City using our Community Map. Zoom in on your neighborhood to find out what's happening in your community.

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