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!

Know of other resources that are worth sharing?

Shawn at
swhitehorn@citizensnyc.org
or 212-822-9563

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Research for Organizing

Research for Organizing's toolkit helps grassroots groups strengthen their organizing campaigns with research and data. Use the kit and the case studies to learn about conducting community surveys, focus groups, or interviews.

Type: General Resources

How to Start a Block Association

When residents get organized into neighborhood groups like block associations, tenants groups or civic associations they become a force for dealing with local problems and building a better neighborhood.

 

Type: General Resources

Building Bikes, Building Communities

Recycle-A-Bicycle is a community-based bike shop that facilitates job training and environmental education.

Type: Workshops & Trainings

Grants for Grassroots Groups

The North Star Fund is New York's community foundation supporting grassroots groups leading the movement for equality, economic justice and peace.

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

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

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