First, thank you. In 2016 you gave over $3.2 million to support the work of vital nonprofits and it has made a big difference. I'd like to take a moment to reflect on all that we have accomplished together.
- Brooklyn Nonprofits: Imagine What You Can Do With $100,000 - https://t.co/XuZ6BHHSo6 17 hours 47 min ago
- RT @RaiseTheAgeNY: TODAY: tell everyone you know to call @NYSenate: Time 2 keep kids out of adult prisons: https://t.co/U5nz6VYkb7… https://t.co/N4r4BqD1cE 19 hours 17 min ago
- Check out this awesome video of our Brooklyn Youth Fellows' #YouthResist2017 Conference! https://t.co/gBovxeBWyi 19 hours 24 min ago
Guest blogger Ashley Ellis from Good Shepherd Services writes about their holistic, racially just approach to changing culture and discipline at The School for Democracy and Leadership.
Guest blogger Nicole Lavonne Smith from Sweet River Consulting shares their approach to Restorative Justice and how they're helping to build a new model for school discipline through our Brooklyn Restorative Justice Project.
Last year we launched an ambitious leadership initiative to change the way children are disciplined in our schools.
We're recruiting Brooklyn nonprofits for our Board Matchmaking Mixer on April 19.
The Pelican Foundation for Creative Education, a donor advised fund, provides grants of up to $500 to middle and high school teachers.
It's March Madness at Brooklyn Community Foundation!
Watch the full segment.
At Brooklyn Community Foundation, we believe that residents of Brooklyn, those directly affected by the challenges, hold the wisdom, the ideas, and the power to transform them too.