Oct 26

Neighborhood Grant Info Session

6:00pm, Manhattan

Neighborhood Trust FCU, 1112 St. Nicholas Avenue, Manhattan (in partnership with State Senator Marisol Alcantara - State Senate District 31: Marble Hill, Inwood, Washington Heights, Hamilton Heights/West Harlem, Upper West Side, Hell's Kitchen, Chelsea)

RSVP is required.

RSVP to alcantara@nysenate.gov or 212-544-0173

Oct 05

Neighborhood Grant Info Session

6:00pm, Queens

SPANISH LANGUAGE INFO SESSION: Queens Library (Langston Hughes Branch), 100-01 Northern Blvd., Corona (in partnership with State Senator Jose Peralta - Senate District 13: Corona, Elmhurst, Ditmars Steinway, Jackson Heights). 

RSVP is required.

RSVP to rsvp.sd13@gmail.com or 718-205-3881

Oct 23

Neighborhood Grant Info Session

6:30pm, Queens

95-16 Rockaway Beach Boulevard, Queens (in partnership with Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato - Assembly District 23: Broad Channel, Hamilton Beach, Howard Beach, Lindenwood, Ozone Park, Rockaway Peninsula) 

RSVP is required.

To register,  RSVP to amatos@nyassembly.gov or 718-945-9550

Food & Health

Neighbors to Save Rivington House

Downtown Manhattan
Lower East Side

Neighbors to Save Rivington House is advocating for the return of Rivington House to its original deed-restricted promise to remain a health care facility in perpetuity.


El Jardin del Paraiso Community Garden

Lower East Side

El Jardin del Paraiso is planting rain garden plants, pollinators, and flowers within tree beds, amending soil, and installing protective mesh to curb waste disposal.

Youth & Schools

Amaya's Bookreads

Southwest Bronx

Amaya's Bookreads is cultivating intergenerational learning among elders and youth in a community garden.

Nov 06

Neighborhood Grant Info Session

7:00pm, Brooklyn

Gladstone H. Atwell Middle School (M.S. 61), 400 Empire Boulevard, Brooklyn (in partnership with Assemblywoman Diana Richardson - Assembly District 43: Wingate, East Flatbush, Crown Heights, Prospects Leffert Gardens) 

RSVP is required.

RSVP to pringlej@nyassembly.gov or 718-771-3105

Mar 04

To Be or Not To Be a 501(c)3?

12:00pm, Manhattan

This workshop will help you determine if establishing a formal nonprofit is the right decision for your all-volunteer community group. 

RSVP to Katie: kgrassle@citizensnyc.org or 212.822.9567. One member per group, please.

Nov 07
Grant Deadline

Love Your Block Grant

Applications due


Love Your Block is an initiative of NYC Service in partnership with Citizens Committee for New York City that provides a unique opportunity for neighborhood groups to transform and improve their communities through local action while leveraging City services. 

Sep 20

Autumn in the Park


Join Citizens Committee for an evening of light fare and drinks, live jazz, and gondola rides at NYC’s iconic Loeb Boathouse in Central Park on September 20, 2016.