Restoration's Omar Arias featured in latest NYCHA Journal!

Read more about Omar's role at Restoration and Citi Bike

Read the newest Report on Bringing Equitable Bike Share to Bed-Stuy

Read the latest report on our successful efforts to increase ridership in Bed-Stuy

Press Release: Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation Releases Report on Bike Share in Low-Income Communities of Color

Read our comprehensize report on Bringing Equitable Bike Share to Bed-Stuy, created in partnership with the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO), on their success promoting bike share in Bedford Stuyvesant and how their program could be replicated in other low-income communities of color.

Citi Bike use in Brooklyn's Bed-Stuy more than doubles since 2015

"Many residents who were initially skeptical of a program they saw as a sign of gentrification have embraced it."

Support the Elsie Richardson Scholarship Fund Today!

The scholaship will go to two high school students. Support today!


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.

Wednesday April 26, 2017 | 12:00 PM

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

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.

Every Monday & Wednesday

This class will improve your cardiovascular health, strengthen your muscles and increase your flexibility through stretching, aerobic exercise and weight lifting. Instructor Nakisha Ross will also provide nutritional support to help participants make better eating choices. 

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 ...

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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.