Free Asthma Home Assessments

Posted on May 14, 2018 by RiseBoro.

Event FlyerOur recent partnership with NYU Langone Brooklyn PPS to provide FREE Asthma Home Assessment(s) is one of our several initiatives to building a thriving healthy community.

If you have been diagnosed with Asthma and are enrolled in Medicaid, you qualify for this program. Children and families are welcome to apply. While supplies last, you will be given a free air purifier and a free spacer.

For more information see the flyers in English and Spanish.

Email or call (718) 416-4592 for more information.

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RiseBoro Farmers Markets: Saturdays and Sundays

Posted on May 14, 2018 by RiseBoro.

FlyerJoin RiseBoro every Saturday & Sunday to enjoy fresh produce local products and experiences that celebrate Bushwick's multicultural heritage and trendy character

We speak English and Spanish, accept cash and credit at all our markets, and encourage the use of SNAP, WIC and other nutrition benefits ready at our Saturday and Sunday markets.

Cash, credit, SNAP and WIC accepted ∙ FREE culinary & nutrition demonstrations ∙ Youth Arts Workshops by ArtsXRhymes

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Community Farm Volunteer Days: Saturdays

Posted on May 13, 2018 by RiseBoro.

Event FlyerHelp transform the courtyard at RiseBoro's Youth Center into an interactive community space focused on delicious, healthy food. Join us on one of the Community Farm Volunteer days:


RiseBoro Youth Center
1474 Gates Avenue
Between Irving & Knickerbocker


Saturday, May 19th, 10 am - 2 pm
Irrigation System Installation

Saturday, May 26th, 10 am - 2 pm
Build a Compost System

Saturday, June 2, 10 am - 2 pm
Building Simple Structures

Advance registration is required as volunteer spots are limited.

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Past Event: Enjoy the Off-Broadway Premiere of the Play "ALTERNATING CURRENTS" at the RiseBoro Youth Center on May 26th

Posted on May 9, 2018 by RiseBoro.

Event FlyerThe Working Theater's Five Boroughs/One City Initiative will be featuring the off-Broadway premiere of "ALTERNATING CURRENTS", a play based on the stories collected from NYC residents.

When: Saturday, May 26th
Performance Times: 2pm & 7pm 
Where: RiseBoro Youth Center 1474 Gates Avenue, Brooklyn
Cost: Free ($20 donation suggested)

RSVP Requested

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Join Us for a Homebase Open House on May 30th and June 6th

Posted on May 8, 2018 by RiseBoro.

Open House FlyerAt risk of losing your apartment?
Do you owe back rent?
Are relatives or friends asking you to leave?

Attend an Open House to learn more about:

  • Emergency Rental Assistance
  • Relocation Services
  • Financial Coaching
  • SNAP Benefits


Wednesday, May 30th 
11 am - 8 pm

Wednesday, June 6th
11 am - 8 pm


145 E 98th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11212
Entrance on Blake Avenue

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RiseBoro Job Fair on June 2nd

Posted on May 8, 2018 by RiseBoro.

Event Flyer in EnglishRiseBoro will host a Job Fair at RiseBoro's Youth Center: 1474 Gates Avenue, Brooklyn. We're honored to share employment opportunities and develop work skills in the community.

We are honored to work in collaboration with Assemblywoman Maritza Davila, Council Member Antonio Reynoso, Nydia Velazquez, and Senator Martin M. Dilan to host this event.

June 2nd, 12:30 pm - 3:30pm

RiseBoro's Youth Center 
1474 Gates Avenue, Brooklyn

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