Events

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 asthmainfo@riseboro.org 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 Open Volunteer Days: Every Saturday from 10am to 1pm through Sept. 29

Posted on May 13, 2018 by RiseBoro.

Volunteer FlyerWork with us to create an interactive community space focused on delicious, healthy food. Join us any Saturday from 10am to 1pm for Open Volunteer hours. Or, bring your family, friends and neighbors to an upcoming workshop.

LOCATION

Bushwick Grows! Community Farm 
RiseBoro Youth Center 
1474 Gates Avenue between Irving & Knickerbocker

WORKSHOP DATES AND TOPICS

  • Open Volunteer Hours Every Saturday
    10am - 1pm through September 29th
  • Saturday, July 7th at 2pm
    Potluck Barbecue + Grilling Veggies 101
  • Saturday, July 14th at 2pm
    Birds, Bugs, Worms & Slugs: The Farm Ecosystem
  • Saturday, July 21 at 2pm
    You can Salad! Growing, harvesting, and Preparing Great Salads
  • Open Volunteer Hours Every Saturday
    10am - 1pm through September 29th

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Past Event: Construction Jobs Work Fair on July 18th

Posted on May 13, 2018 by RiseBoro.

Event FlyerRiseBoro Community Partnership, SPG Boerum and SPG Johnson are sponsoring a Construction Jobs Work Fair on July 18th. If you are interested in construction work at 159 Boerum St. and 222 Johnson Avenue (at Humbolth street and Bushwick Avenue in Brooklyn), check the boundaries in the map. If you live within the boundaries of the map and are able to perform construction work, you are eligible to apply.

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Past Event: Come meet your new Homebase Provider at a Homebase Open House on June 20th

Posted on May 13, 2018 by RiseBoro.

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

Attend an open house event to learn more about: 

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

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Past Event: Join RiseBoro at the Shape Up Bushwick Event on June 7th

Posted on May 13, 2018 by RiseBoro.

FlyerRiseBoro will be at Shape Up Bushwick on Thursday, June 7th to celebrate Brooklyn-Queens Day. Come visit our table and join us for a free giveaways, raffle prizes, and more. Watch the parade and join the fun.

When: Thursday, June 7th- 10am - 3pm
Where: Irving Square Park, Brooklyn, NY

Free Event - All Are Welcome!

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