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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Directory of Fiscal Sponsors in New York State from the National Network of Fiscal Sponsors

This directory, hosted on FiscalSponsorDirectory.org, lists over 30 organizations statewide (with many in New York City) that are able to serve as Fiscal Sponsors for grassroots groups.

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Resist Grants

Resists support grassroots organizing groups; General Support Grants are available for up to $4,000 to support social justice organizing. 

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Bridge Street Development Corporation Workshops

Bridge Street offers ongoing free workshops to the community covering a range of programs including housing education, foreclosure prevention,  community organizing, neighborhood beautification, financial literacy, senior services, and more.

 

Type: Workshops & Trainings

Intro to Worker Cooperatives for Farmers

The Democracy at Work Institute put together a presentation and discussion about starting and running worker cooperatives for farms and small businesses. This is a great resource for small farming groups looking to expand their work to a cooperative model. 

 

Type: Workshops & Trainings

We Are All Brooklyn Grants

We Are All Brooklyn (WAAB) grants community groups funds to work on community projects in Brooklyn. The 2014 Leading by Giving grant will be focused on reducing gun violence in Brooklyn. 

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Lawyers Alliance for New York

The Lawyers Alliance hosts workshops about incorporating as a non-profit, and offers legal advice to organizations and non-profits. 

Type: Workshops & Trainings

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