The 7th annual North Brooklyn Touch-a-Truck fundraiser on Saturday, September 28th raises operating funds such as purchasing cool children's books for the BK Story Voyager! - literacy on wheels, a fun, book distribution system that supports parents and schools by infusing and promoting a passion for reading in the lives of children in particular under served communities! Reading is the gateway to all learning and research shows direct correlation between the number of books children read and their level of academic achievement. Academic achievement correlates to a lifetime of income and family self-sufficiency. Children will be able to borrow books from the BK Story Voyager! and track books read through a dedicated web page.
We are proud to be celebrating forty-four years of strengthening the North Brooklyn community. We want to let you know all the good things there are to look forward to and what we’ve accomplished in the past year!
On September 20, 2017 Hurricane Maria wrought havoc on the island of Puerto Rico
The Center for Puerto Rican Studies (Centro) at Hunter College has published a report that takes an in-depth look at the impact of the hurricane: emergency disaster relief, death toll counts, recovery efforts, and the Post-Maria Massive Exodus.
Carlos Vargas-Ramos, PhD will present Centro’s research and findings.
Presentation and Q&A with refreshments
2018 Annual Awards Benefit and 43rd Anniversary Celebration
NOVEMBER 14, 2018 @ 6:00PM — 9:00PM
We are proud to be celebrating forty-three years of strengthening the North Brooklyn community. We want to let you know all the good things there are to look forward to and what we’ve accomplished in the past year!
This year’s Awards Benefit and Anniversary Celebration will also honor:
Assemblyman Joseph Lentol
Greenpoint Renaissance Enterprise Corp. (GREC)
NYC Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) Commissioner Bill Chong
For more information on tickets and sponsorship opportunities, please visit StNicksAllianceBenefit.org!
Galaxy General Contracting Group
Federated National Land
National Standard Abstract
National Equity Fund
Citi Community Capital
CTA Architects PC
Ferrari Driving School
Heritage Equity Partners
Magnusson Architecture + Planning
Positive Pest Control
A North Brooklyn fun run fundraiser for local youth education services!
This FREE event includes dinner, dancing, and a historical presentation. To RSVP and for more info call Roseann Tuohy at 718-963-3793.
First discussion in a series of talks focused on the Italian American community's impact on the Williamsburg neighborhood.