Your Dollars at Work

In 2019
your donations
helped us award

$2.3 million
in grants and services

to 593 projects.

133,235
New Yorkers were
directly impacted.

48%
of the projects are environmental focused

Citizens staff conducted
48

neighborhood leadership and community improvement workshops providing
useful skills to

903 SOCIAL
ENTREPRENEURS.

59%
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

45%
of projects are in youth/school focused

45%
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.