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

Download a list of some of our favorite resources in one handy PDF: Resources PDF

Explore the Citizens Committee Resource Library

Results

Fund PlaySpaces for Kids

KaBOOM! offers communities occasional grant opportunities to begin or complete playspace projects.

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Crowdfunding

IndieGoGo is a crowdfunding platform where people who want to raise money can create fundraising campaigns to tell their story and get the word out.

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Grants for School Gardens

Grow to Learn NYC provides grants from $500 to $2,000 to fund start-up and existing school gardens. Registered schools are also eligible to receive materials and expert assistance from GreenThumb.

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Sports Equipment Grants

Good Sports provides sports equipment, apparel and footwear to youth organizations offering recreational programs. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, and it is recommended that organizations apply at least eight weeks prior to the start of their season/program.

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Grants for Arts Organizations in Staten Island

The Council on the Arts & Humanities for Staten Island offers grants for arts organizations in Staten Island.

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Grants for Arts Organizations in Queens

The Queens Council on the Arts offers grants to Queens-based artists offering distinctive arts and cultural programming that directly serves the citizens of Queens.

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Pages