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#BrooklynGives: 1 Million Thanks!


Thank you for being part of #BrooklynGives on Giving Tuesday, powered by Brooklyn Community Foundation. Over 3,100 donors have contributed $1 million (and counting!) to 113 nonprofits at This is the most ever raised through the campaign, and proof of what is possible when you GIVE WHERE YOU LIVE!

Brooklyn Community Foundation staff celebrate Giving Tuesday at The Social 

A Record-Breaking Giving Tuesday We created #BrooklynGives in 2016 to spotlight often-overlooked grassroots nonprofits on the frontlines of social change. Of the 113 nonprofits supported through this year's record-breaking campaign, 76% are led by people of color63% have annual operating budgets under $1 million, and 43% have fewer than 5 staff members.

Help us celebrate this milestone year!

Brian Smith and Jackie Cuscuna of The Social with their #BrooklynGives custom flavor

Brooklyn Gives

Liane Stegmaier

Vice President of Communications and Strategy (She/Her/Hers)