Our mission is to empower and educate our low-income neighbors to lead healthier lives by increasing their access to nutritious food and related resources and by attacking systemic or institutional barriers to good health. We uniquely combine emergency food distribution, social services assistance and supportive, educational, empowerment programs for a variety of ages with a robust urban farming operation.
Our mission is to “Offer Help, Healing and Hope” to the whole person. We are committed to empowering those whom we serve, through education and information-sharing, the provision of pastoral care, casework services, food assistance and advocacy services to make the changes necessary to better their individual family’s life circumstances, as well as providing them with tangible tools with which effectuate change.
Big Reuse’s mission is to keep these materials out of the landfill, while offering deep discounts on their resale. We accept drop-off donations seven days a week, offer free pick up services for large donations and provide deconstruction services for skim salvage of interiors. We are working towards reducing the amount of unnecessary construction and demolition (C&D) waste clogging our landfills, which contributes to pollution, GHG emissions, climate change and global warming.
Mission: To bring communities together around the dinner table by building a local food network that enhances the health of our culture, our people and our environment.
Our primary mission is to work at the intersection of the social and environmental injustices impacting youth of color from the neighborhood and the health of our community and larger ecosystem. We believe the fight against the systems that generate environmental destruction and social inequality must be community-led, and must empower those most affected by these crises.
The Boro Park Jewish Community Council (BPJCC) was formed in 1997 to address the urgent social services needs of individuals and families residing in Boro Park. To that end the BPJCC presently operates a wide array of social services and programs to assist clients in obtaining government benefits and entitlements with the dual goal of providing immediate relief and simultaneously directing them towards a path of self-sufficiency and independence.
Brandworkers is a non-profit organization bringing local food production workers together for good jobs and a sustainable food system.
The Mission of the AME Church is to minister to the social, spiritual, and physical development of all people.
The mission of Bridging Access To Care, Inc (“BAC”) is to reduce the incidence of HIV in Brooklyn through information and education to ensure that the message reaches the most vulnerable individuals. The corporation primarily provides preventative, educational and direct services to the general population of the borough of Brooklyn and to people with AIDS and their families.
For the Health of the Planet, we seek to improve the environmental impact of the food supply chain.