On Sunday, April 28th Bridge Street Development Corp., its CIBs partners, and volunteers celebrated the 4th annual Empowerment Sunday at participating churches throughout Brooklyn. Participating churches heard a unified message of financial empowerment and were able to get information on the financial empowerment services offered within the community.
The Bed-Stuy Works Alliance of Block and Tenant Associations began in 2010 as a small collaborative of block and tenant groups. The project is the result of a dynamic partnership between the Bedford-Stuyvesant Youth, Education, and Safety Task Force and Bridge Street Development Corporation. Both groups have the common long-term goal to strengthen and galvanize block and tenant association for the purpose of establishing a unified voice that will:
Twenty three new affordable apartments were unveiled at the grand opening of Noel Pointer Court, BSDC's newly-constructed residential building named in honor of the late Brooklyn-born jazz violinist Noel Pointer. In honor of the grand opening, BSDC welcomed elected officials, representatives from the NYC Department of Housing, Preservation, and Development, and various project partners and funders.