Insights to Impact

The Latest from Brooklyn Community Foundation


Community Fund

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

This year, in addition to continuing our investment in over 40 outstanding youth-serving Brooklyn nonprofits, we are supporting 17 organizations for the first time through Invest in Youth.

Cecilia Clarke
President & CEO (She/Her/Hers)

Today, we are proud to announce a new Immigrant Rights Fund for Brooklyn.

Cecilia Clarke
President & CEO (She/Her/Hers)

Too many Brooklyn organizations are trying to wage this battle with shockingly few resources. Now is the time to be generous.

Cecilia Clarke
President & CEO (She/Her/Hers)

We stand with you, today and every day. 

You are lifelines and you are visionaries. 

You protect, sustain, and empower our communities, while you lift up values, solutions, and roadmaps to propel us toward change.

For many of us, Tuesday’s decision opened the door to uncertainty and fear about what is to come. 

Yet, in the face of fear and uncertainty

In the face of racial injustice

In the face of deep economic inequity

In the face of religious persecution

Learn how we engage grantees and communities in our work and why it's critical to achieving our vision for a fair and just Brooklyn.

Cecilia Clarke
President & CEO (She/Her/Hers)

Our new annual INSIGHTS TO IMPACT report celebrates our firm belief that when we are equipped with direct insights from Brooklyn’s communities we can make a significant impact on Brooklyn’s most pressing challenges.

In response to the unceasing assaults on black women and men across our country, Brooklyn Community Foundation invited all of our grantees to join in a circle for reflection last Friday morning.