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!

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Arts Residencies and Open Calls Around the World

Rivet.es is a website that lists open call opportunities for artists, activists, and other cultural movers around the world. You can filter by location to find New York specific offerings.

Type: Grants & Funding

Why You Should Recycle Your Car (and How You Can)

Automobile recycling isn't discussed much when we talk about reusing and recycling, but not for lack of potential to positively impact on the environment. If you're considering getting rid of that old jalopy, why not recycle?

Type: General Resources

Brooklyn Queens Land Trust Resource Guide for Community Gardeners

Are you a budding or experienced community gardener? The Brooklyn Queens Land Trusts's Resource Guide for Community Gardeners can support your educational and community-building goals for stewarding community gardens!

Type: General Resources

Earth911 Recycling Center Locator

With over 350 materials and 100,000+ listings, Earth911, one of North America's most extensive recycling databases, helps you to identify recycling locations for hundreds of different kinds of materials! All you need is the name of the material that you are recycling and zip code!

 

Type: General Resources

Downloadable Tree Bed Waste Reduction Signage

The Ocean by the Park Tree Club, a 2014, 2015, 2017, and 2018 Love Your Block grant recipient based in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn, has designed and is making avaiable fantastic tree bed waste reduction signs for download! Instructions are included!

Type: General Resources

2018 Community Service Society (CSS) Housing Insecurity Report

This report uses Community Service Society’s (CSS) annual Unheard Third survey of low-income households in New York City to examine the multiple types of housing insecurity experienced by renters today.

Type: General Resources

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