Press Archive

November 21, 2022
Financial challenges have many Brooklyn-based nonprofit organizations struggling to bridge the gap between demand for services and financial resources
November 15, 2022
Nieves brings over 30 years of corporate and government experience to the first and only public foundation solely dedicated to Brooklyn.
March 25, 2022
Brooklyn Community Foundation and the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) today announced the 10 community-based organizations receiving $2.2 million in grants from the Wellness and Recovery Fund for substance treatment programs and harm reduction services.
February 7, 2022
February 7, 2022 (Brooklyn, NY) - Brooklyn Community Foundation is pleased to announce the election of four new members to its Board of Directors, effective Friday, February 4, 2022.
January 13, 2022
Brooklyn Community Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022 Spark Prize, the only honor celebrating nonprofits advancing racial justice in the borough.
November 10, 2021
—The Foundation’s Annual #GivingTuesday Campaign Aims to Raise $1M—   —Partnership with The Social to Feature Crowd-Sourced New Flavor; Proceeds Going to Racial Justice Organizations—  
April 20, 2021
(Brooklyn, NY) -  As the COVID-19 pandemic surpasses the one-year mark, Brooklyn Community Foundation is announcing $541,000 in new grants from its Brooklyn COVID-19 Response Fund to address ongoing health, economic, and social challenges in communities of color. 
March 3, 2021
Funds Derived from Fraudulent Charity Shut Down by AG’s Office
February 26, 2021
New grants from the Brooklyn COVID-19 Response Fund will support community-based organizations to address inequities in access to information and health care services—including vaccines