Participatory Budget Winners Announced, McGolrick Park, BOOKLyn Shuttle Score Big
Playground Renovations and Mobile Library Win Participatory Budgeting Funds
Students of PS 34 cut the ceremonial ribbon for the BK Story Voyager.
The BK Story Voyager
A mobile literacy initiative serving select locations in North Brooklyn!
We're happy that North Brooklyn voters agree: Literacy is fundamental, and nothing is more important than providing access to books for North Brooklyn’s young people.
Thank you to our donors --
Council Member Stephen Levin's Participatory Budget (2014) $212,000
We are so grateful to community members in Councilmember Levin's 33rd District who voted for the BK Story Voyager! Thanks to your support, we received $212,000 in capital funding, and launched the BK Story Voyager in Fall 2015!
The Von Damm Family Foundation donated $60,000
The McLelland Family Foundation our first major sponsor, with a seed investment of $10,000
UPS and the September 21, 2013 'Touch a Truck' event, for donating more than $5,000
The Hyde & Watson Foundation for a grant of $10,000 for renovation and capital costs
The Desk Set which contributed $2,500 from its Biblioball 2013 fundraiser
FC St. Pauli Soccer Club which contributed $577