596 Acres at Stanton Street Visioning and It’s My Park Day July 6th

596 Acres at It’s My Park Day at Sara D. Roosevelt Park on the Lower East Side

Wednesday, July 6 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

At Sara D Roosevelt Park at Stanton Street (between Forsyth & Chrystie) on the Lower East Side

Join us and The Stanton Building Task Force […]

Envision a New Community Space at the Stanton Building! Weds July 6th • 3 to 6pm – Sara Roosevelt Park at Stanton Street (btwn Forsyth and Chrystie)

It’s My Park Day Clean up, plant and make this area beautiful!


Campaign to Restore the Bathrooms in SDR Park! Do you use the ballfields in SDR Park? Want open and clean bathrooms there?


Envision a New Community Space at the Stanton Building! what would you like […]

Updated Update on the Update on Rivington House Press Conference

Thanks to the neighbors, small businesses, Elected officials, local community based organizations and farther afield organizations who worked to make this day happen.

We want to thank in particular University Settlement House and Melissa Aase and her amazing staff for pulling the press conference together.

What a great way to spend the morning/afternoon.

Bowery Alliance of Neighbors “Windows on the Bowery” launches July 5th

BAN (Bowery Alliance of Neighbors) “Windows on the Bowery”


See nice article in Bowery Boogie: “Bowery Alliance of Neighbors co-founder David Mulkins says. “We wanted people to see how important this street is.”


The LowLine Young Ambassador’s Program: Scholarship Opportunities

LowLine is launching their Lowline Young Ambassadors Program.

“Designed to deepen and expand the Lowline’s commitment to youth education and engagement, this program builds upon over 3 years of the Lowline Young Designers Program.”

The Lowline Young Ambassadors Program will help prepare 16 rising juniors for careers and educational paths in science, technology, engineering, arts, […]

CAAAV Hiring Chinatown Tenant Organizers


CAAAV is excited to invite applications for staff organizing positions as we grow our team to win victories for low-income Asian immigrant communities. We are hiring for the following positions:

Chinatown Tenants Union Lead Organizer Chinatown Tenants Union Organizer Public Housing Organizer (Chinese-Speaking)

Check out our Job […]

Chinese Progressive Association Summer Social

Buy tickets: http://bit.ly/cpasummersocial Information: 212-274-1891 or cpanyc@cpanyc.org

Local Legislative Drafting: Knowledge is Power?

Invitation to learn about local legislative drafting


Press Conference for Rivington House’s Return Monday June 27, 11:30am

We are gathering…Press Release below…



PRESS CONFERENCE and Community Questions and Answers

Monday, June 27th, 11:30 a.m. 184 Eldridge Street, 2nd Floor


Tessa Huxley, 917-751-0723

Amy Brenna, abrenna@universitysettlement.org, 212-940-9090 ext. 3385


Lower East Side Neighborhood Comes Together to


Over 1,100 Signatures Gathered in Two Weeks


LES 190 Forsyth Backyard Garden – June 25 Saturday 9am-2pm