Nominations are being accepted for the 2018 Six to Celebrate! Program

The Historic Districts Council is currently accepting nominations for their Six to Celebrate! program for 2018. Six to Celebrate is a dynamic program of the Historic Districts Council, and New York’s only targeted citywide list of preservation priorities. The purpose of the program is to provide strategic resources to neighborhood groups at a critical moment to reach their preservation […]

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Neighborhood Grants: Up to $3,000 for Community Projects 

Our Neighborhood Grant application is live! Through our Neighborhood Grants, Citizens Committee awards micro-grants of up to $3,000 to resident-led groups to work on community and school projects throughout the city. We prioritize groups based in low-income neighborhoods and Title I public schools. Neighborhood Grants fund everything from arts programs to tenant organizing to community gardens. Check out past grantees to […]

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Love Your Block Grant: $1,000 for Block Beautification

Apply for a Love Your Block Grant! Love Your Block is a partnership between Citizens Committee for New York City and NYC Service that provides a unique opportunity for neighborhood groups to transform and improve their communities through local action while leveraging City services. Resident-led volunteer groups receive a grant of up to $1,000 and […]

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NYC DOE Chancellor Fariña Announces Record Number of Interpretation Services Provided to Families

10/25/2017 Interpretation services for families with limited English proficiency tripled due to expansion of language access programs NEW YORK – Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced that language access services for families tripled during the 2016-17 school year, compared to the previous year. With families in New York City schools speaking over 180 languages, this […]

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