Oct 26

Neighborhood Grant Info Session

6:00pm, Manhattan

Neighborhood Trust FCU, 1112 St. Nicholas Avenue, Manhattan (in partnership with State Senator Marisol Alcantara - State Senate District 31: Marble Hill, Inwood, Washington Heights, Hamilton Heights/West Harlem, Upper West Side, Hell's Kitchen, Chelsea)

RSVP is required.

RSVP to alcantara@nysenate.gov or 212-544-0173

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

Art and Resistance Through Education


A.R.T.E implemented a year-long, educational, and arts-based project in which youth cohort engaged around juvenile justice and the system of mass incarceration through arts-based workshops.

Youth & Schools

Boogie Down Books

South Bronx
Mott Haven

Boogie Down Books is hosting a neighborhood pop-up bookstore and the group is distributing free books to children, teenagers, and adults and conducting book club meetings on selected texts.

Arts & Culture

Haitian-American Foundation for Educational and Cultural Exchange


H.A.F.E.C.E is organizing a two-day symposium celebrating Creole language and culture through dialogue, exhibition, workshops, and panel discussions around Haiti and the Haitian diaspora.

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. 

Sep 20

Autumn in the Park


Join Citizens Committee for an evening of light fare and drinks, live jazz, and gondola rides at NYC’s iconic Loeb Boathouse in Central Park on September 20, 2016.