Neighborhood Resources

Our online Neighborhood Resources is a collection of our favorite how-to guides, grant opportunities, workshops, city services and more. New York City is home to a wealth of resources—gather the tools to better your community here!

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Active Design in NYC Schools

The Active Design Toolkit for Schools provides ideas and resources to incorporate active design into schools in NYC. Many of the ideas presented are simple, but have immense potential to improve the overall success, health and well-being of students.

Type: General Resources

Soil Testing

Brooklyn College provides soil testing at a low cost as part of their commitment to the community. Test your garden's soil to see if it is safe to grow food in. 

Type: General Resources

Water Testing

Cornell University provides information about testing water and soil for contaminants, as well as links to find the public records of water tests. 

Type: General Resources

Credit Union in Queens

Qside Federal Credit Union membership open to those who live, work, worship or studywithin certain neighborhoods of Queens, including but not limited to Jackson Heights, East Elmhurst and Flushing.

 
Type: General Resources

Western Queens Credit Union

East River Development Alliance Federal Credit Union membership is open to those who live, work, worship, volunteer or study in Western Queens.

 
 
Type: General Resources

Credit Union in Washington Heights and Inwood

Neighborhood Trust Federal Credit Union membership is open to those who live, work or study in Washington Heights, West Harlem and Inwood.

 
Type: General Resources

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