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

Arts & Culture

Kriyol Dance! Collective


Kriyol Dance! Collective is using Haitian traditional music, dance, and history to empower local high school students.

Youth & Schools

Seeds of Fortune


Seeds of Fortune is hosting pre-collegiate trainings for young women of color on financial aid for higher education, internship preparation, and financial literacy.

Arts & Culture

Literary Freedom Project


Literary Freedom Project is hosting its Mosaic Literary Conference to provide informative programs to residents that strengthen reading and literacy in the community.

Aug 15

Reuse & Repair Grant Info Session

6:00pm to 8:00pm, Manhattan

How would you decrease waste to landfills with $2,000? Citizens Committee for New York City is partnering with the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board (SWAB) and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer for the Reuse & Repair Grant. The goal of the grant is to support New York City in reusing, repairing, and refurbishing 100% of all discarded products that can be reused in some capacity. Application due September 12.

RSVP is required.

To register, please contact Katie at kgrassle@citizensnyc.org or 212-822-9567.

Please include your name, email address, and a phone number where we can contact you. 

Sep 19

Evening on the Lake

6:00pm to 9:30pm

Please join Citizens Committee for an evening of light fare, drinks, live music, and gondola rides at NYC’s iconic Loeb Boathouse in Central Park on September 19, 2017.

Please purchase your tickets and sponsorships at:


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.