GOWANUS/PARK SLOPE – Make dinner or drink plans Tuesday night at a local restaurant or bar and support CHiPS [http://chipsonline.org], the 4th Avenue soup kitchen and shelter for homeless moms. CHiPS, 200 4th Avenue (via Google Maps)Eleven restaurants in the Gowanus/Park Slope area will participate in
GOWANUS – For the third year in a row, dozens of talented Brooklyn kids will perform—music, dance, comedy—at the Kids Rock For Kids 2019 Benefit Show [https://www.facebook.com/events/269001960666440/] to raise money for two non-profit groups. It all started with musicians David Miller and Christina Kiely
Photo via CHiPS Soup Kitchen & Women’s Shelter [https://www.facebook.com/chips4thave/photos/a.473886572685772.1073741829.473843106023452/1086939821380441/?type=3&theater] There’s no better way to enjoy a meal than by donating to a good cause as well. Tonight, generous, local businesses are participating to support one of
Image via CHiPS [https://www.facebook.com/ChipsSoupKitchen/photos/pb.473843106023452.-2207520000.1459871372./1067425889998501/?type=3&theater] CHiPS [http://chipsonline.org/] is a local community organization whose focus is to feed the hungry in their soup kitchen as well as sheltering homeless women and their children. They’ve been supporting
Rob Garcia Quartet perform at ShapeShifter Lab on Tuesday, December 1. (Photo via Elia Costa [https://www.facebook.com/134574453287721/photos/gm.504344936413714/918877481524077/?type=3&theater] )Thanksgiving is over, and the holiday season is revving up! With everything from a live recording, 2 Dope Queens, and pagan films, there’
CHiPS [http://chipsonline.org/], the women’s shelter and soup kitchen, is accepting donations for their Garage Sale Fundraiser [http://chipsonline.org/garage-sale/], taking place on August 30, from 10am-5pm at 501 Union Street. Proceeds from the fundraiser go directly to CHiPS. [http://chipsonline.org/] The women’s shelter is
Photo via CHiPS [http://chipsonline.org/2015/02/22/100-pj-sandwiches-for-the-hungry/]For a little mid-week inspiration, we’re turning to an awesome Brooklyn kid who, when faced with a school project, decided to make a little difference in the community. To celebrate a milestone date in the classroom, kids at PS
Photo via Afro Latin Jazz Alliance [https://www.facebook.com/afrolatinjazzalliance/photos/pb.29565429033.-2207520000.1421722799./10152927949604034/?type=3&theater] On three Sunday evenings starting this weekend, All Saints’ Episcopal Church [http://www.allsaintsparkslope.com/] and CHiPS [http://chipsonline.org/] invite the community to come together for Evensong [http://www.
Council Member Brad Lander [http://bradlander.com/] is joining other members of the City Council [http://www.metro.us/newyork/news/local/2014/08/26/city-council-give-1-32-million-food-pantries/] to replenish the stocks of local food pantries around NYC, and you can help. Lander is holding a food drive through the end of
Early next month you can support CHiPS [http://chipsonline.org/], the 4th Avenue organization that provides hot meals and more to families in need, just by eating dinner at a local restaurant. The CHiPS Night Out 2014 [http://chipsonline.org/get-involved/the-good-night-out-brooklyn-restaurant-night-to-benefit-chips/] takes place on Tuesday, June 10 at several
Considering making a charitable donation before the clock strikes 12 tonight? From violence prevention to animal advocacy to family support and more, here are 10 groups doing great work right in our neighborhood — so you’ll know your contribution is supporting and improving your own community. 1. 826NYC [http://www.
Spring cleaning? As you clean out your closets, consider donating used clothes, toys, coats, and furniture. In the neighborhood: * Parkville Youth Organization [http://www.pyosports.com/] has a clothes and shoes drop off conveniently located on Ft Hamilton Parkway near E 2nd Street in front of the One Stop. * Sean
Black Friday, Small Business Saturday [https://www.americanexpress.com/us/small-business/Shop-Small/], Cyber Monday, and now: Giving Tuesday [http://givingtuesday.org/]. Created by the 92nd Street Y, the aim is “to create a national day of giving at the start of the annual holiday season. It celebrates and encourages charitable