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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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

Building Bikes, Building Communities

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

Type: Workshops & Trainings

Farming Workshops

The Youth Farm at the High School for Public Service offers free community workshops that cover everything from common garden techniques to healthy cooking to food justice.

Type: Workshops & Trainings

Training & Support for Parks Groups

Partnerships for Parks' Partnerships Academy is a training program that supports community-based park groups and individual volunteers to achieve success.

Type: Workshops & Trainings

Learn About Indoor & Outdoor Composting

The NYC Compost Project offers a variety of workshops on indoor and outdoor composting.

Type: Workshops & Trainings

Workshops for Community Gardeners

Just Food’s City Farm program offers free workshops led by and for community gardeners and farmers. They also hold community-run farmers markets across the five boroughs.

Type: Workshops & Trainings

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