Sunset Park

Description:
Support for NPCR
Grant Amount: $25,000
Neighborhoods Served: Gowanus
Neighborhoods Served: Greenpoint
Neighborhoods Served: Sunset Park
Population Served:
Ages Served: All Ages

Description:
Challenge grant to school's PA to raise additional funds for new / repaired instrument for the school's new but quite accomplished band program serving over 180 students.
Grant Amount: $5,000
Neighborhoods Served: Carroll Gardens
Neighborhoods Served: Park Slope
Neighborhoods Served: Sunset Park
Population Served:
Ages Served: Middle School Students

Description:
General operating support for grassroots literacy and health education provider serving Mexican immigrants in and around Sunset Park. Funds will specifically strengthen youth and adult educational programs serving 550 individuals.
Grant Amount: $15,000
Neighborhoods Served: Sunset Park
Population Served:
Ages Served: All Ages

Description:
Funds to develop & implement a weekly Mexican arts & culture program at Brooklyn Music School; classes in music, dance, creative writing & visual arts for children, teens and adults. Classes began in Fall 2010.
Grant Amount: $7,000
Neighborhoods Served: Boroughwide
Neighborhoods Served: Bushwick
Neighborhoods Served: Sunset Park
Population Served:
Ages Served: All Ages

Description:
Support to create Plan Ahead Brooklyn, an initiative to help industrial businesses develop plans for long-term growth. This will help to increase the number of working class jobs in each organization's respective community.
Grant Amount: $25,000
Neighborhoods Served: Red Hook
Neighborhoods Served: Sunset Park
Neighborhoods Served: Williamsburg
Population Served:
Ages Served: Young Adults (18-24)
Ages Served: Adults (24-65)

Description:
Scholarship support so BAX can continue to provide 26% of its 5,000 young people enrolled in 45 performing arts classes with financial assistance. This grant will also support several programs that offer advanced students free pre-professional training.
Grant Amount: $10,000
Neighborhoods Served: Park Slope
Neighborhoods Served: Sunset Park
Population Served:
Ages Served: All Ages

Description:
Support for potential new co op serving all residents in Bay Ridge for their outreach and organizing efforts to build awareness about the food coop.
Grant Amount: $5,000
Neighborhoods Served: Bay Ridge
Neighborhoods Served: Bensonhurst
Neighborhoods Served: Sunset Park
Population Served:
Ages Served: All Ages

Description:
Support to establish a satellite office in the heart of Sunset Park, where the recent surge of immigrant populations require a culturally sensitive housing and small business service provider.
Grant Amount: $25,000
Neighborhoods Served: Sunset Park
Population Served:
Ages Served: All Ages
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