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Mott Haven »

Artists Wanted for Discounted Bronx Apartments and Studio Space

A pair of NYC nonprofits are seeking 20 artists for monthly rents as low as $700 a month in The Bronx.

Mott Haven »

More Than $300K Coming to South Bronx to Improve Region's Health

The money is arriving from grants administered by the New York Community Trust.

Claremont »

Former Inmates to Learn Beekeeping at Bronx Rooftop Apiary

The Osborne Association is using beekeeping to help train former inmates at the Bronx site.

East Harlem »

East Harlem Group Works to Help Companies Buy and Hire Locally

The East Harlem Community Alliance consists of 60 East Harlem organizations.

Mott Haven »

South Bronx Culture Trail May Get Trolley Tours and Plaques

The New York Community Trust is donating $80,000 to provide historical tours of the South Bronx.

Gowanus »

$50K Grant Will Give Low-Income Residents Voice in Gowanus Canal Cleanup

The nonprofit Fifth Avenue Committee received the grant from the New York Community Trust.

Park Slope »

Non-Toxic Crusaders Want Hazardous Toys Out of Babies 'R' Us and Others

Clean and Healthy New York is planning a campaign to stop carrying baby goods they believe are toxic.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

'Eyesore' School to Be Transformed Into Affordable Housing

El Barrio's Artspace, a $50 million project to turn an abandoned school on East 99th Street into affordable artist housing, aims to preserve a neighborhood in transition.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Hunter College School of Social Work Moves to East Harlem

Hunter College's School of Social Work will move from East 79th Street to East 119th Street.

Manhattan »

Manhattan Lends a Hand to BP Oil Spill Clean-Up With Online Bake Sales and Hair Clippings

"After the disaster, we wanted to help give back," Baking for Good founder Emily Daubner said.