Brooklyn Movement Center

Brooklyn, NY

Mission

Brooklyn Movement Center (BMC) is a Black-led, membership-based organization of primarily low-to-moderate income Central Brooklyn residents. We build power and pursue self-determination in Bedford-Stuyvesant & Crown Heights by nurturing local leadership, waging campaigns and winning concrete improvements in people’s lives. Through our intersectional organizing, BMC centers a full range of issues and Black identity that define a whole community.

What grantmakers are saying

NYC Community Funding Committee Co-chair at North Star Fund
New York, New York

Brooklyn Movement Center (BMC) is providing rapid and critical support to the family of Saheed Vassell and the community of Central Brooklyn after the NYPD shot and killed Saheed in broad daylight. In addition to leading rapid response work for police accountability, lead by a core of Black women, they run campaigns, such as Anti-Street Harassment that grow the capacity of the community to keep ea... Read more

September 2018