Grant Opportunities

Our Community Fund and field of interest fund grant programs are informed through extensive community engagement rooted in the findings of our Brooklyn Insights project. 

Through our discretionary grantmaking, we are committed to:

  • Supporting organizations that have a deep commitment to the people of Brooklyn

  • Prioritizing organizations led by members of the communities they serve

  • Providing multi-year general operating support wherever possible

  • Using a Racial Justice Lens


Current Opportunities

BROOKLYN ELDERS FUND 

Join us on Tuesday, January 31st at 11AM for an informational webinar to learn more about the Brooklyn Elders Fund and how to apply (RSVP Here). The deadline for organizations to submit an online Letter of Inquiry is Wednesday, February 22, 2023 at 5PM.

Learn more and apply here. 

 

WELLNESS AND RECOVERY FUND ACTION GRANTS

Made possible with the support of a generous anonymous donor, Action Grants will provide up to $5,000 for Brooklyn-based programs working with people with a history of substance misuse, mental illness and/or homelessness focused on narrative shifting that destigmatizes substance abuse/misuse; addiction and harm reduction services; organizing and advocacy actions; and training for and the distribution of harm reduction supplies such as fentanyl strips and overdose prevention kits. Deadline: Rolling

Learn more and apply here. 


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