Your Dollars at Work

In 2016
your donations
helped us award

$1.6 million
in grants and services

to 367 projects.

116,920
New Yorkers were
directly impacted.

82%
of the projects were led by women.

Citizens staff conducted
35

workshops providing
useful skills to

578 SOCIAL
ENTREPRENEURS.

71%
of projects are
led by women

61%
of projects take place in areas that lack open green spaces

54%
of projects are in areas with low food security

82%
of projects are in neighborhoods below the median income level in NYC

58%
of projects
with youth participation

Impact map

Rollover each borough to take a look at our impact city-wide.

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In 2014, Citizens Committee for New York City has supported projects in 108 different neighborhoods.

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Focus Areas

We encourage neighborhood groups to work on the issues that matter to them. From bicycling initiatives to farmers markets, your support brings to life a diverse array of projects – all designed and implemented by local New Yorkers.