First Round of Grants Awarded to Academic and Community Centers in Brooklyn
Part of Governor Cuomo's $25 Million Securing Communities Against Hate Crimes Grant Program
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced more than $5.8 million has been awarded through the state's $25 million Securing Communities Against Hate Crimes Grant Program to help strengthen security measures at nonprofit schools, day care centers and cultural museums in Brooklyn. These efforts will help prevent hate crimes or attacks against these facilities because of their ideology, beliefs or mission. This first round of funding provides $5,824,607 for 118 projects at facilities throughout Brooklyn.