We Need To Hear From YOU

We are conducting a brief survey to determine the next steps that we need to take around youth engagement and community-police relations.
We Need To Hear From YOU

Citizens Committee's Statement on the Murder of George Floyd

Statement on the Murder of George Floyd

COVID-19 Survey Results Reveal New Yorkers’ Most Urgent Needs

Survey conducted reveals greatest needs and challenges among the city's most vulnerable communities
COVID-19 Community Survey Results

Resources To Help With The COVID-19 Crisis

Browse our resources and services that we have gathered from various sources to help you navigate the COVID-19 crisis.
Resources for COVID-19 Crisis

New Yorkers Responding to COVID-19

By donating today you help support our mission in a variety of ways allowing us to more nimbly respond to the needs of our grantees and key stakeholders.
You can help us with COVID-19

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Our mission is to help New Yorkers—especially those in low-income areas—come together and improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods. 

COVID-19 IN NEW YORK CITY NEIGHBORHOODS

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Food & Health

Laal: COVID-19

Norwood
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Bronx

Laal mobilizes for South Asian Women in their largely Muslim, Bangaldeshi immigrant community.  Direct cash aid, emotional support, and critical COVID-19 updates are specific solutions to pandemic challenges in Norwood. 

Food & Health

Together We Can: COVID-19

Jackson Heights
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Queens

Together We Can is raising money for food essentials, helps residents get medications, assists with filing for unemployment, and plans future online COVID-19 bereavement groups. 

 

Food & Health

South Bronx Senior Champions: COVID-19

Mott Haven
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Bronx

South Bronx Senior Champions is making sure that seniors receive lunch deliveries properly. This gardening and cleanup group adapted its mission, when COVID19 shutdown senior centers in the Bronx. 

In 2019, Citizens Committee...

Awarded $2.3 million in grants and support. 

Worked in every borough & in 164 different neighborhoods.

Mobilized more than 133,235 NYC residents.

Supported 593 grassroots projects.

556 generous donors and partners made this possible.

Community Map

What's happening on your block? Take a Citizens Committee tour through New York City using our Community Map. Zoom in on your neighborhood to find out what's happening in your community.

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