About Us

MISSION
The New York Foundation is a steadfast supporter of community organizing and advocacy.Ā  Our grants support community-initiated solutions to solve local problems, constituents mobilizing for adequate and equitable resources, and groups organizing a collective voice among those whose voices have not been heard.

VISION
We believe that the resilience and vitality of New York City’s neighborhoods is its greatest resource, we support work that inspires residents to become more informed, active participants in the life of the city.

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