Press and Publication

Restoration Hosted Family Biking Event on Fathers Day

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Bed Stuy Bikes This Father’s Day, June 19thBedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation Hosts Family Biking Event

Restoration Receives Grant for Bike Share Program: Press Release

Friday, May 20, 2016
Restoration is receiving a grant for the Bike Share Program! Read more info on the partnership below:

Carib News Features Restoration!

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Check out the article below, featured in The New York Carib News, speaking about our free weekly bike rides! 

Bed-Stuy Resident Featured on Citi Bike Blog

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Bed-Stuy resident Kweli was recently featured on the Citi Bike blog. She is a member of the Brooklyn Bike Brigade and a frequent Citi Bike User. Click here to read more!  

Restoration's Bike Rides featured in the Brooklyn Reader

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
The Brooklyn Reader featured Restoration's free weekly bike rides in partnership with Citi Bike and other community partners. 

Citi Bike features Restoration on their Blog

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Check out what Citi Bike had to say about Restoration on their blog, highlighting the amazing initiatives we have going on in Brooklyn!

Weekly Bike Rides - Press Release!

Friday, April 29, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 26, 2016Contact: Tracey Capers, 718-636-6906tcapers@restorationplaza.orgDani Simons, 347-916-0215danisimons@motivateco.comBedford Stuyvesant Restoration Encourages Brooklyn Residents to Take a Spin  Twice weekly rides from May through October help introduce new audiences to the benefits of biking

Restoration Featured on Citi Bike Blog

Friday, April 29, 2016
As you may already know, Restoration is offering free twice weekly bike rides starting next Wednesday in Bed-Stuy! Follow the link below to read more on the Citi Bike blog about the Restoration and Citi Bike initiative. a schedule of our upcoming bike rides, click here. 

Restoration Brings Employment Opportunities to Bed-Stuy and Brownsville

Friday, March 11, 2016
Restoration has long been a source of vocational opportunities in the Brooklyn community. In keeping with that position, we have recently teamed up with other community organizations and resources to present several Job Fairs this March across Bed-Stuy and Brownsville. DNAinfo recently covered these series of events in an article.

Panel Discussion Huge Success: EmblemHealth Coverage of the Event

Friday, February 26, 2016
Raising Food Insecurity Awareness for NYC Seniors, a panel discussion held at Restoration Plaza, was met with huge success. If you were unable to attend, or if you would like to learn more about this issue, check out the EmblemHealth blog entry about this event (linked below).“'Despite popular belief, we’ve found elder people to be really open to discussing healthy food options and trying new things,' mentioned Maggie Meehan, Associate Director, City Harvest."

The Brooklyn Reader features Restoration's Food Insecurity Panel

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
The Brooklyn Reader featured Restoration's panel discussion on food security among NYC Seniors. 

Brooklyn Panel To Discuss Food Insecurity Among City's Seniors

Monday, February 22, 2016
Check out Restoration's feature in DNAinfo on our upcoming panel discussion on food security among NYC Seniors. 

Restoration Featured in Brooklyn Paper Story on Elderly Poverty

Wednesday, February 17, 2016
In line with Restoration's strong committment to calling attention to crisis of elderly poverty, the Brooklyn Paper highlights our upcoming panel discussion, "New York City Seniors and the Rising Food Insecurity Crisis", a collaboration with The Aging in New York Fund (ANYF). 

Restoration releases RFP to Address Equity in New York City Bike Share

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
  The Partnership for a Healthier Brooklyn (The Partnership) at Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation is funded through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Partnerships to Improve Community Health (PICH) grant. The Partnership coordinates a borough-wide community coalition and supports community-driven activities to improve health outcomes and reduce health inequities in Brooklyn.

Restorations Annual Restore Brooklyn Benefit 2015 Featured in New York Times

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Restoration's Annual Benefit celebration gained attention last week in the New York Times. Click here to read more!

Daily News Features Restoration's 2015 Benefit Celebration

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
The Daily News featured an article about Restoration's 2015 Annual Benefit on their website. 

Restoration's Annual Benefit Gains Attention in People Online

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation is in the spotlight in this new article by People online."Entertainment legend and civil rights hero Harry Belafonte was due to be honored in person Thursday night at the Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation's Restore Brooklyn Annual Benefit Gala in New York City, but sadly became ill shortly before attending the event."

New York Times puts Restoration's Center for Arts and Culture in the Spotlight

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Check out the New York Times feature on Restoration's Center for Arts & Culture's fall season, Project Protest.