Don’t Throw It Away, Get A Grant For A Repair Project And Reuse It From Harlem To Hollis

Citizens Committee for New York City is partnering with the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board (SWAB) and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer to launch our newest grant initiative: NYC Reuse and Repair.  Continue Reading →

Volunteer Groups From Harlem To Hollis Receive “OneNYC Initiative” Neighborhood Grants

The Mayor’s Office of Sustainability and Citizens Committee for New York City (“Citizens Committee”) today announced the first-ever grant recipients like Project Harmony, in Harlem of the 2017 OneNYC Initiative. Continue Reading →

Harlem Made Honey With Lawrence Rodriquez

lawrence and gary the bee keeper in harlemWhat? Harlem honey made on 119th Street, we love it! We licked our lips when we received an e-mail from the folks at Casa Frela Gallery inviting Harlem World to join their beekeepers for a first hand chance to learn about and (taste!) the Harlem honey harvest for 2015.

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Webinar Series For Conducting Participatory Action Research

participatory bugdeting1Research for Organizing Webinar Series: This webinar series will unpack the Research for Organizing Toolkit, a website and resource for organizations to conduct Participatory Action Research (PAR). Continue Reading →

Small Grants For Community Compost Projects In Harlem

composting in harlemCitizens Committee for New York City, the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board (SWAB), and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer invite you to apply for grants to start, expand and grow composting programs in all five boroughs of New York City. Continue Reading →

HW Picks: Gardening D.I.Y. Workshops & Spring Events

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The Spring D.I.Y. workshop series is just around the corner – join the Citizens Committee For New York City for a free, hands-on, participatory workshop to pick up some new gardening skills. Continue Reading →