Promote and sustain the availability of, and equitable access to, essential community resources needed to support stable, healthy communities, with an emphasis on systemic efforts.
- Preserve and/or increase the quality and amount of affordable housing
- Preserve and/or increase the quality and availability of well-maintained parks and open spaces, and other essential community resources
Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy, Inc.
To help support a Strategic Plan, in concert with Brooklyn Bridge Park Corporation, that will provide a detailed plan for public programming in the park over the next five years
Council on the Environment, Inc. dba GrowNYC
To help support their work on behalf of green spaces and community gardens
The Horticultural Society of New York, Inc.
To help support the Neighborhood Plaza Partnership
Natural Areas Conservancy
To help analyze and disseminate data from NAC's citywide social and site assessment of natural parkland, and to help parks and stewardship groups to use this data to inform conservation and restoration efforts, raise awareness, and foster civic engagement
Neighborhood Housing Services of New York City, Inc.
$150,000 (over two years)
To help at least 1,100 low-and moderate-income families continue to live in New York City, through the sustainable acquisition or preservation of homeownership
New York Restoration Project
To help measure and evaluate the Cultivating Community Program in order to have a better understanding and gauge what these green oases contribute to urban life
Prospect Park Alliance, Inc.
To help underwrite the costs of a strategic planning process to help the Alliance identify future objectives that serve the Prospect Park and its visitors