Thirty-five years ago, the community of central Brooklyn saw a steep decline in quality of life for its residents. Lack of jobs, a cut to social resources, and a swell of drugs hit the area—and fast. Residents began to see their neighborhood changing rapidly, and those who wanted to see their community thrive took action.

In partnership with WhyHunger, Neighbors Together developed a report tracing the history and implications of these events in our community.

Check out the full publication and watch video testimonials to learn more.