Community Grants

Community Map

Our community map shows you where grantees are working in your neighborhood - find out what's going on and get involved!
What's happening in your Neighborhood?

See your donation in action

In 2015, your support helped us award $1.6 million in grants and support to 367 projects in 118 neighborhoods.
Your dollars At work

Grants, Workshops, and Resources

We maintain a long list of helpful resources for community groups around NYC.
Find more resources

Borrow Equipment

We lend cameras, tents, sound equipment, and more for free!
Check out our lending library


Our mission is simple: to help New Yorkers—especially those in low-income areas—come together and improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods. 

Recently Funded Projects

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T&T Hancock Garden Association


T&T Hancock Garden Association is carrying out a membership drive with a series of clean-up days, cultural events, and outreach activities.

Physical Fitness

Fit Urban Neighbors (F.U.N.)


Fit Urban Neighbors is continuing their health and exercise program for youth in Queens.

Youth & Schools

Parents 4 Parents


Parents 4 Parents is creating a local parenting support group.

In 2015, Citizens Committee...

Awarded $1.6 million in grants and support. 

Worked in every borough & in 118 different neighborhoods.

Mobilized more than 7,340 NYC residents.

Supported 367 grassroots projects.

343 generous donors and partners made this possible.

Upcoming Events

Sep 20 6:00

Autumn in the Park

Join Citizens Committee for an evening of light fare and drinks, live jazz, and gondola rides at

Community Map

What's happening on your block? Take a Citizens Committee tour through New York City using our Community Map. Zoom in on your neighborhood to find out what's happening in your community.

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