New York Community Trust Announces $4.5 Million in Grants

The has announced $4.5 million in grants, including several to help communities affected by Superstorm Sandy.

The forty-five grants, ranging from $35,000 to $800,000, also address dating violence, the shortage of affordable housing in the region, and a healthcare system in flux. Recipients include the , which was awarded $250,000 for a public-private housing and neighborhood recovery fund; the , which will receive $60,000 to protect Sandy workers from hazardous conditions; and , which was awarded $40,000 in support of research and advocacy efforts to turn foreclosed and other vacant properties into low-income housing.

Other grant recipients include ($800,000), ($100,000), the ($75,000), and ($50,000).

For a complete list of grant , visit the New York Community Trust Web site.

"." New York Community Trust Press Release 02/11/2013.