The Billie Holday Theatre featured in the New York Times

Read about the Billie Hodiday Theatre and all of the exciting renovations taking place!

Restorations Tracey Capers featured in Brooklyn Mag as one of The 100 Most Influential People In Brooklyn Culture

Read Ms. Capers interview with Brooklyn Mag on the innovative work happening at BSRC!

Restoration Staff Volunteer with Reading Partners

Check out some pictures of Restoration staff partnered with children during a Reading Partners event and learn more about the great work they're doing. 

NYC bike sharing: Miles to go before we sleep, an op-ed in AM New York

Tracey Capers, executive vice president at Restoration, shares her thoughts on the Citi Bike expansion.


Tuesday, January 24, 2017 to Tuesday, April 18, 2017 
(see below for details on days and times for the various filing options and locations)

Did you know a major untapped source of cash for low income families is the Earned Income Tax Credit? Some 35,000 individuals in Bedford Stuyvesant are eligible for EITC while only roughly 25% actually claimed these returns.

January 23rd, 2017 to June 30th, 2017

BSRC is piloting a new 3 month program designed to help you create a Financial Services Career path. Participants will have the oppotunity to; get Financial Counseling credentials; be mentored by ...

Monday, March 27th, 2017 to April 7th, 2017 from 9:30AM am to 4:30PM

Restoration's Employment Preparation Program (EPP) is preparing job seekers entering the workforce. 

Wednesday and Saturday starting February 22nd!

Add a little exercise and a lot of fun to your day! Join Restoration and its community partners to take a spin around the neighborhood.

Weekly on Wednesdays from 10 am to 1 pm

Orientation introduces working-age NYCHA residents of Marcy, Lafayette Gardens and Armstrong Houses interested in the Jobs-Plus program to the range of services to advance their financial situation.

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Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation, the nation's first community development corporation, partners with residents and business to improve the quality of life of Central Brooklyn by fostering economic self sufficiency, enhancing family stability and growth, promoting the arts and culture and transforming the neighborhood into a safe, vibrant place to live, work and visit.

A 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, Restoration is a dynamic institution that creates significant, sustainable and demonstrable impact in improving the well being of local residents and business.