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!

Know of other resources that are worth sharing?

Shawn at
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Media Activism

The Center for Media Justice provides training, resources, and support to grassroots community organizing groups to develop creative, effective, and participatory communications and media activism strategies.

Type: General Resources

Know Your Rights

The Street Law Team offers training for groups interested in learning about what to do if you’re stopped by the police.

Type: Workshops & Trainings

Workshops on Grant Writing

The Foundation Center offers free classes for groups interested in improving their grant-writing skills.

Type: Workshops & Trainings

Crowdfunding for Creative Projects

Kickstarter is a funding platform for creative projects.

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Crowdfunding

IndieGoGo is a crowdfunding platform where people who want to raise money can create fundraising campaigns to tell their story and get the word out.

Type: Grants & Funding Opportunities

Starting a Non-Profit

The Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York has put together a guide to walk you through starting a non-profit.

Type: General Resources

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