Business

A Collaborative Corps
Cuerpo de colaboradores

“The Bronx Recovery Corps program helps you learn more about yourself and what your skill sets are, and it gives you the necessary confidence to go into a workplace and give 100 percent..."
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“A bigger and stronger network”
“Una red más grande y más fuerte”

More than 2,500 public housing residents at the Melrose and Courtlandt Avenue developments will have access to free broadband Internet service...
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Grassroots solutions and farm fresh eggs
Soluciones comunitarias, y huevos frescos

“Pre-Covid, we would serve about a million meals a year. Now, we’re serving 2.7 million a year,” said POTS Executive Director Christina Hanson. “It’s been a massive increase..."
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“Full collapse”
“Colapso total”

“We know home care workers are leaving the sector because they are unable to live on $12.50 an hour. If New York State wants to begin taking care of aging adults and disabled people, it must take action and invest in home care — now..."
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Savor and Survey
Sabor y encuesta

“Un negocio que está cerrado no ayuda a la ciudad. La pregunta en la que debemos enfocarnos es: ¿cómo mantenemos estos negocios abiertos de manera segura?", dijo García. "Especialmente, post Covid, creo que lo mejor que podemos hacer ahora es mantener abiertos los negocios, mantenerlos dinámicos, mantener a la gente empleada y ver cómo podemos salir de la pandemia"...
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Policing the pool
Vigilando al equipo

Body shops provide developers with a cheap labor pool, made of Black and Brown nonunion workers with criminal justice histories. They take advantage of scarce employment opportunities for reentry workers, and effectively force these workers into dangerous, low-wage jobs with no training...
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New mentoring services for construction M/WBEs
Nuevos servicios de asesoría para las M/WBE de la construcción

The NYC Department of Design and Construction launched a mentoring program to increase business opportunities for qualified Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) and small businesses in the construction industry...
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Hunger no more
No más hambre

The new agreement would supplement the city’s Medallion Relief Program (MRP) with a city-funded deficiency guarantee to achieve greater principal reduction and lower monthly payments...
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A new food network
Una nueva red alimentaria 

Cumming describió su organización como una "red social" en la que cada miembro tiene su propio perfil, que detalla cuáles son sus necesidades alimentarias, "para que los proveedores de alimentos y las personas que otorgan los fondos, puedan encontrarlos", dijo...
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Emission Elimination
Eliminación de emisiones

“Every year, the crisis of climate change becomes more stark and immediate. Achieving net zero emissions is an imperative for investors, businesses and government to maintain economic viability as well as livable conditions on the planet..."
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