Meet Our Board Members: Courtenay O’Connor

Meet Our Board Members: Courtenay O’Connor

How did you get involved with Neighbors Together? I live in Brooklyn and was looking for an opportunity to serve the community.  A friend mentioned that she was on the board of Neighbors Together and described the work that it does. I met with other board members and...
Meet Our Board Members: Elise Slobodin

Meet Our Board Members: Elise Slobodin

How did you get involved with Neighbors Together? I am passionate about addressing the dire poverty which exists only a few miles from some of the wealthiest communities in New York and knew I wanted to do something about it. Since I work in the human services field,...
Meet Our Board Members: Brinda Ganguly

Meet Our Board Members: Brinda Ganguly

How did you get involved with Neighbors Together? I have been involved with Neighbors Together, on and off, for about eight years. I was introduced to the organization by a co-worker. Through Neighbors Together, I have learned a lot – both anecdotally and...
Meet Our Board Members: Marian Knowles

Meet Our Board Members: Marian Knowles

How did you get involved with Neighbors Together? I am a New Yorker who aspires to give back to my Brooklyn community. I learned about the Board membership opportunity at Neighbors Together from a kind friend. She has worked to help Neighbors Together get funding to...
Meet Our Board Members: Robert Dunn

Meet Our Board Members: Robert Dunn

How did you get involved with Neighbors Together? I got involved with Neighbors Together when I met the former Board Chair at a United Way recruitment event. I was blown away by his enthusiastic description of all the incredible work Neighbors Together does and how it...