NEIGHBORHOODS FIRST

The choices we make today will fundamentally shape the New York of tomorrow

We provide the resources communities need to plan and build a just New York City

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ABOUT NEIGHBORHOODS FIRST

Neighborhoods First is a donor collaborative whose members maximize their impact by pooling resources and funding collectively.

NFF Funders

NFF SUPPORTS

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Grassroots organizations and coalitions engaging community members in neighborhood planning

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Ally organizations that provide technical assistance and help build local capacity

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Dialogue among communities, advocates, and New York City agencies

“The Choices We Make: Democratizing Development in NYC” describes the challenges of planning for equitable and inclusive growth, in the voices of the communities, advocates, and public officials struggling to confront those challenges