Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

UPROSE Inc.

Brooklyn, N.Y.
$475,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2013

The multiracial, intergenerational, grassroots organization is dedicated to the development of southwest Brooklyn and the empowerment of its residents through broad-based environmental, sustainable-development and youth-justice campaigns. A three-year grant goes to establish the Sunset Park Climate Justice and Community Resiliency Center to serve as a climate adaptation, mitigation and resilience resource for the low-income neighborhood of Sunset Park.