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It’s #BrooklynGives Day! Give NOW to Help Match Our $100,000 Donation Challenge


 Give to Our 24-Hour $100,000 Donation Challenge at 

It's #GivingTuesday!

Our 24-hour $100,000 Brooklyn Gives donation challenge is now live at

Just a few minutes ago at our kickoff breakfast at Brooklyn Industries, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams officially declared today "Brooklyn Gives Day in Brooklyn, USA" in honor of Brooklyn's first-ever local giving campaign on #GivingTuesday.


Give Now at

From now until midnight tonight, we're matching donations up to $5,000 total to each of the 20 oustanding Brooklyn nonprofits who are finalists for our first-ever Spark Prize.

You can donate to nonprofits individually, or support the entire group with one donation, at

  • Arab-American Family Support Center
  • Audre Lorde Project
  • Black Women's Blueprint
  • Center for Community Alternatives
  • Center for NuLeadership on Urban Solutions
  • Children of Promise NYC
  • Common Justice
  • Dance Theatre Etcetera
  • Green City Force
  • IMPACCT Brooklyn
  • Make the Road New York
  • MoCADA Museum 
  • Neighbors Together
  • Reconnect Brooklyn
  • Red Hook Community Justice Center
  • Red Hook Initiative
  • Turning Point Brooklyn
  • United Community Centers
  • YWCA Brooklyn  

Shop Local, Give Local at Brooklyn Industries

Today, Brooklyn Industries is donating 10% of sales online and at their New York City locations to Brooklyn Gives.

Don’t forget to purchase your own limited edition Brooklyn Gives t-shirt and pick up a few extra for holiday gift giving!


Spread the Word on Social Media

Tell your friends and family on social media to #GiveLocal with #BrooklynGives on #GivingTuesday!

You can also temporarily update your Facebook profile picture with our Brooklyn Gives frame.


Learn More & Give at


Brooklyn Gives is generously sponsored by TD Bank 
with additional support from National Grid and the Brooklyn Nets

Liane Stegmaier

Vice President of Communications and Strategy