Support #BrooklynGives 2017


Giving Tuesday 2016
Total Raised:


988 Total Donations

Mark your calendars: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 is #BrooklynGives on Giving Tuesday!


$100,000 Brooklyn Gives Donation Challenge

On #GivingTuesday 2016, Brooklyn Community Foundation matched donations up to $5,000 total to each of the 20 finalists for the Foundation’s first-ever Spark Prize for Brooklyn Nonprofits


Brooklyn Gives on #GivingTuesday Participating Nonprofits:


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Arab American Family Support Center

Mission: To empower new immigrants with the tools they need to successfully acclimate to the world around them and become active participants in their communities

Donate to Arab-American Family Support Center 


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Audre Lorde Project

Mission: A Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two Spirit, Trans and Gender Non-conforming, People of Color, inter-generational organizing center for community wellness and progressive social and economic justice in New York City.

Donate to Audre Lorde Project


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Black Women’s Blueprint

Mission: To center the lives, struggles, stories and experiences of Black women, girls and gender-fluid/transgender who are survivors of sexual violence, so that they may gain social, political, and economic equity.

Donate to Black Women’s Blueprint


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Center for Community Alternatives

Mission: To promote re-integrative justice and reduce reliance on incarceration through advocacy, services and public policy development in pursuit of civil and human rights.

Donate to Center for Community Alternatives


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Center for NuLeadership on Urban Solutions

Mission: To shift the paradigm and practice of public safety, justice and accountability from criminal justice to Human Justice.

Donate to Center for NuLeadership on Urban Solutions


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Children of Promise NYC

Mission: To embrace children of incarcerated parents and empower them to break the cycle of intergenerational involvement in the criminal justice system.

Donate to Children of Promise NYC


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Common Justice

Mission: To develop and advance solutions to violence that transform the lives of those harmed and foster racial equity without relying on incarceration.

Donate to Common Justice


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Dance Theatre Etcetera

Mission: To offer powerful arts-based learning to under-served urban teens and young adults, enabling them to acquire the tools, skills and mindsets they need to become our next generation of artists, activists and leaders.

Donate to Dance Theatre Etcetera


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Green City Force

Mission: To break the cycle of poverty, preparing urban young adults to succeed in their chosen careers by engaging them in service, training and work experiences related to the clean energy economy.

Donate to Green City Force


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IMPACCT Brooklyn

Mission: To build an equitable, diverse, engaged and flourishing community through affordable housing, economic opportunity, and advocacy.

Donate to IMPACCT Brooklyn


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Make the Road New York

Mission: To build the power of Latino and working class communities to achieve dignity and justice through organizing, policy innovation, transformative education, and survival services.

Donate to Make the Road New York


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Mission: To use art to address pressing social issues faced by our communities, and spark dialogue that leads to introspection and positive change.

Donate to MoCADA


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Neighbors Together

Mission: A dynamic soup kitchen and community center committed to ending hunger and poverty in the Ocean Hill, Brownsville, and Bedford-Stuyvesant.

Donate to Neighbors Together


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Reconnect Brooklyn

Mission: A movement of young men who, through entrepreneurship and higher education, are changing the story of both their lives and their community.

Donate to Reconnect Brooklyn


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Red Hook Community Justice Center

Mission: To strengthen Red Hook and surrounding communities by reducing crime and the use of incarceration, improving public trust in justice, and partnering with the community to solve local problems.

Donate to Red Hook Community Justice Center


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Red Hook Initiative

Mission: In partnership with community adults, Red Hook Initiative nurtures youth to be inspired, resilient, and healthy, and to envision themselves as co-creators of their lives, community and society.

Donate to Red Hook Initiative


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Turning Point Brooklyn

Mission: To serve as a stepping stone for the at-potential residents of Brooklyn who have decided to seek ways to improve their everyday lives.

Donate to Turning Point Brooklyn


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United Community Centers

Mission: To work together with residents of all ages and cultures to address our community’s challenges, celebrate its strengths, and provide services that improve lives.

Donate to United Community Centers


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Mission: To promote social, environmental, and climate justice in Sunset Park through community organizing, popular education, community-based planning, youth organizing, public advocacy, and cultural and artistic expression.

Donate to UPROSE


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YWCA Brooklyn

Mission: To eliminate racism, empower women, and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

Donate to YWCA Brooklyn

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