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Brooklyn Elders Fund

Sabrina Hargrave
Program Officer

Last spring when we launched the Brooklyn Elders Funda permanent fund seeded with $10 million from two new field of interest funds: the CABS Community Fund and the Fund for the Health & Integrity of Seniorswe set out to create a unique program model that would take on critical issues affecting aging Brooklynites by bringing together older adults, policymakers, and community-

Sabrina Hargrave
Program Officer

In order to determine our programmatic strategy for our new $10 million Brooklyn Elders Fund we launched Elders Insights, a community outreach project modeled after Brooklyn Insights, in late 2018. Today we are pleased to share our Elders’ Insights report detailing what we’ve learned about the state of Brooklyn’s older adult communities.

Liane Stegmaier
Vice President of Communications and Strategy

We're pleased to announce the launch of the Brooklyn Elders Fund, a permanent fund seeded by $10 million to promote the care and welfare of older adults in Brooklyn.