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We`re thrilled to welcome Council Member Crystal Hudson to CPCS Elementary School for a tour! Thank you for taking the time to see our incredible work firsthand! Your visit highlights the importance of investing in education! 🎉#communityleaders ...

Yesterday, Yield Giving and @lever4change announced that our organization received a $1 million gift as one of the Yield Giving Open Call’s awardees working with people and in places experiencing the greatest need in the United States!

We empower youth with the knowledge, skills, and experiences to become catalysts for change within their communities, creating a brighter future for the next generation of learners. Together, we’re making a difference!

#YieldGiving #OpenCall #BwC #CommunityChangeMakers
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Last Friday, our students, elected representatives and leaders joined together in a rally to demand that @pfizerinc keep its commitment to our Brooklyn community. We marched; we listened to the beautiful music of our @bwcmiddle Drum Line and Orchestra, and we were inspired by the words of Brooklyn Borough President Antonio Reynoso, Assembly Member Maritza Davila, and Evelyn Cruz, Representative for Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez. @pfizerinc, @beginwchildren we believe in giving everyone a seat at the table, everyone having a voice, and everyone working together towards positive change. Thank you @bkbpreynoso @assemblywomandavila @senatorjuliasalazar @rep_velazquez @riseboronyc @stnicksalliance @elpuentepresente for joining us in this fight! #PfizersBrokenPromises #PfizersForgottenLand ...

We are excited today to host hundreds of students from several campuses at Beginning with Children Charter School 2 Middle, Borough President Reynoso, Assembly Member Davila, and community leaders. For many of our students, it will be their first experience at a demonstration or community rally. We want our students to know they can be the change they want to see in the world. Join us at 11 Bartlett Street today at noon! #PfizersBrokenPromises #PfizersForgotttenLand ...

Join us TOMORROW at 12pm for our rally to demand that Pfizer keep its commitment to our Brooklyn Community ...

Join us on May 5th in demanding that Pfizer keeps its commitment to our Brooklyn Community ...

This week, our Black History Month learning opportunity is the Weeksville Heritage Center in Brooklyn. A historic site and cultural center dedicated to preserving the remnants of a thriving village established by Black New Yorkers after the state abolished slavery in 1827. Weeksville Heritage Center uses education, arts and a social justice lens to preserve, document and inspire engagement with the history of Weeksville, one of the largest free Black communities in pre-Civil War America, and the Historic Hunterfly Road Houses.

Check out their programming and follow them on Instagram @weeksvilleheritagecenter

#BwCNetwork #BlackHistoryMonth #education #community #leadership #Brooklyn
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The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, one of The New York Public Library’s renowned research libraries, is a world-leading cultural institution devoted to the research, preservation, and exhibition of materials focused on African American, African Diaspora, and African experiences.

One of their current exhibits is Boundless: 10 Years of Seeding Black Comic Futures, running through Feb. 28th, featuring photographs, memorabilia, creator highlights, and comic book reading stations. Also coming up is the Schomburg Center`s 11th Annual Black Comic Book Festival on April 14-15.
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Join us as we honor our Board Fellows

AWARDEE

We’re excited to announce that we’ve been awarded a $1 million gift from the Yield Giving Open Call!