families Archives

  • On the evening of Thursday, December 19th, over 75 neighborhood residents from the Crown Heights and Bed-Stuy communities joined in merriment for the 2019 Neighbors in Action Holiday Party. Families that attended ranged in size, stated faith, and nation of origin – but they all connected over good food, table games, and Motown holiday tunes. […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • On June 1st, Neighbors in Action (NIA) and Save our Streets (S.O.S.) Bed-Stuy celebrated the Bed-Stuy Summer Kick-off on Marcy between Lexington and Gates Avenues. The event was attended by community members who enjoyed a day of family fun, good music, and safe streets. More than 25 community-based organizations, city agencies, and even members of […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • The Crown Heights Community Mediation Center will be launching  JUSTICE COMMUNITY PLUS!   Do YOU want help planning for and getting employment? Justice Community Plus connects young adults with work-readiness opportunities. Justice Community Plus provides work placement, vocational training and soft skills development, and assistance with job searches and career planning.   ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS Ages […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Legal Hand Crown Heights has finally joined the Facebook wave! Follow our page here for updates on volunteers and community events, and to ask us any questions! Legal Hand is a nonprofit organization that trains community volunteers to provide free legal information, assistance, and referrals. In return, the volunteers can help community members with issues […]

    CONTINUE READING