“Where Are They Now?” Jesus Gonzalez

Posted on September 16, 2016

This year, the New York Foundation celebrates 35 years since creating the Summer Internship in Community Organizing (SICO) program. An idea that came from our grantees, the program seeks to build a pipeline of young people who are interested in…

“Where Are They Now?” Johana Ocana

Posted on September 1, 2016

This year, the New York Foundation celebrates 35 years since creating the Summer Internship in Community Organizing (SICO) program. An idea that came from our grantees, the program seeks to build a pipeline of young people who are interested in…

Reflections on the 2016 Summer Internship in Community Organizing

Posted on August 25, 2016

Written by Samaya Abdus-Salaam, 2016 intern in philanthropy After my experience as a SICO intern with Riders Alliance and the New York Foundation, I have come to understand community organizing through a more nuanced lens. Hearing the interns’ stories about why…

Where Are They Now? Sarah Diaz

Posted on August 15, 2016

This year, the New York Foundation celebrates 35 years since creating the Summer Internship in Community Organizing (SICO) program. An idea that came from our grantees, the program seeks to build a pipeline of young people who are interested in…

“Where Are They Now?” Charlie Uruchima

Posted on July 28, 2016

This year, the New York Foundation celebrates 35 years since creating the Summer Internship in Community Organizing (SICO) program. An idea that came from our grantees, the program seeks to build a pipeline of young people who are interested in…

Where Are They Now? Kaylena Gonzalez

Posted on July 8, 2016

This year, the New York Foundation celebrates 35 years since creating the Summer Internship in Community Organizing (SICO) program. An idea that came from our grantees, the program seeks to build a pipeline of young people who are interested in…

Where Are They Now? Rebecca Stuart

Posted on June 24, 2016

This year, the New York Foundation celebrates 35 years since creating the Summer Internship in Community Organizing (SICO) program. An idea that came from our grantees, the program seeks to build a pipeline of young people who are interested in…

The Choices We Make: Democratizing Development in NYC

Posted on June 21, 2016

This short documentary examines the challenges of planning for equitable and inclusive neighborhood growth, through the eyes of community members, advocates, and public officials. The Neighborhoods First Fund supports collaboration among these diverse actors to ensure a planning process that builds a vibrant and just…