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Tag: Citizens Committee for NYC

Help NYC’s food businesses compost with local community sites!

  Dear Friend, Citizens Committee believes New York City Council should consider allowing local restaurants and food businesses to prove their commitment to environmental stewardship, neighborhoods and customers by allowing them to give a portion of their food scraps to community compost sites rather than have them carted away to other states that are far […]

Workshop: DIY Projects

Workshop: Build a Hoophouse (Greenhouse) Join us for another DIY workshop to learn how to build a hoophouse in your community garden! A hoophouse is a simple greenhouse structure that can extend your growing season and protect your plants and seedlings from harsh weather. We will be working in a community garden so that participants […]

Workshop: DIY Rainwater Harvesting

Join us for a hands-on workshop that will lead you through building a basic rainwater harvesting system for your community garden. Learn the importance of water conservation, how to plan and design your system, where to put your system, what materials are needed for your system, and how to assemble and maintain your system. Sponsored┬áby […]

Workshop: To Be Or Not To Be a 501(c)(3)

Citizens Committee is partnering with the Lawyers Alliance for New York to offer a new workshop to community groups: To Be or Not To Be a 501(c)3. In this workshop, we will explore the questions: Does it make sense for your community group to apply for 501(c)(3) status? What is 501(c)(3)? What is the difference […]

What’s Happening NYC “Special Edition”

An Invitation to the First Democratic Mayoral Primary Debate ┬áCitizens Committee for New York City cordially invites you to the Campaign Finance Board’s First Democratic Mayoral Primary Debate! It’ll be held on Wednesday, August 21, from 7 to 8:30PM, at The Town Hall. Simply visit the following website to make a reservation for up to […]

What’s Happening NYC!

Dear Citizens Committee Friend, Please join us for our free workshops! Workshops are for volunteer-led groups and individuals interested in working on community improvement projects. Build a Rain Harvesting System for Your Garden Saturday, July 28 | 10:30am-1:30pm Tranquility Farm (267 Throop Avenue by Willoughby Avenue) This hands-on workshop will take you through all the […]

Skills Week 2012

Dear Citizens Committee Friend, Please join us for Skills Week, a week of free workshops, resource sharing and networking opportunities from Saturday, June 2 – Saturday, June 9! Learn the skills needed to improve your neighborhood and promote your community group’s work; workshops will be held at our offices in downtown Manhattan. Space is limited; […]

Unity Block Association Meeting Agenda

Joe Eastman from the Citizens Committee for New York City came to present us with the check from the LOVE YOUR BLOCK GRANT to build tree guards for our block. Thanx to all that attended! The date for the Tree Guard Party will be Saturday, April 21, 2012. Bishop Aiken and I attended the Tree […]