One of NYC's five boroughs, Brooklyn is home to our headquarters at 303 Bond Street in Gowanus! Many of our initiatives — like Design Sprints, Neighborhoods Now and Common Build — have roots in Brooklyn.


Design Sprints

Leaders serving marginalized communities and design teams co-create short-term solutions for pressing neighborhood needs.

Points of Promise: Artist Open Call

Submissions are now closed. Stay tuned for an announcement of finalist selections.

Ugly Beauties

On view through May 2, Curry J. Hackett's Ugly Beauties envisions abundant urban futures that center Black communities.


Nilda Lino

Game Changer Membership Consultant, Assure for Life;

Gowanus Oversight Task Force member

Imani Keith Henry

Executive Director, Equality for Flatbush

Tony Ruiz

Communications Committee Co-Chair, Gowanus Oversight Task Force;

MSW '24, NYU

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