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Place Name Neighborhood Borough
P.S. 70 (former) Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Former public school, now Excellence Boys Charter School
Parkchester Branch of the New York Public Library Parkchester Bronx Invaluable community educational institution
Police Athletic League Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Young people's centers, Play Streets and summer camps
Poppenhusen Institute College Point Queens Community cultural center in College Point
Pratt Institute Clinton Hill Brooklyn Private college founded in 1887
Provincetown Playhouse Greenwich Village Manhattan Legendary place in theater history, now controversially preserved by NYU
Queens County Farm Museum Floral Park Queens The city's largest working farm and a historical site
Radio Soleil Flatbush Brooklyn Radio station serving the global Haitian community
Rand School (former) Union Square Manhattan American socialist educational institution, offering vocational classes as well as ideological ones
Red Hook Community Farm Red Hook Brooklyn An urban farm working closely with the Red Hook community
Revolution, the feminist periodical Civic Center Manhattan Publication of Susan B. Anthony & Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Roosevelt House Upper East Side Manhattan Former home of President Roosevelt & family, now Hunter College's Public Policy Institute
Rose Hill Gymnasium Fordham Bronx Fordham University's storied gym
Russell Sage Foundation Building (former) Gramercy Manhattan Home to the Russell Sage Foundation for city planning, now apartments
Sandy Ground Rossville Staten Island Community founded by free-blacks in the early 1800s
Schoolyard at P.S. 15 and P.S. 27 (former) Red Hook Brooklyn Once, the site of a playground
Shrine Church of Saint Anthony of Padua Greenwich Village Manhattan Longstanding Village institution
Sista's Place Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Coffeehouse and performance space that supports activism
Sixth Street Community Center East Village Manhattan Long-standing, grassroots community center offering public programs and fresh produce
Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden Livingston Staten Island Cultural center located in former seamen's retirement complex
South Asian Youth Action Elmhurst Queens Development organization for South Asian youth
St. Angela Merici Concourse Bronx Catholic school and parish church
Staten Island Museum St. George Staten Island NYC's only general interest museum
The Brecht Forum West Village Manhattan Progressive community cultural and education center
The East (site of) Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Cultural center that promoted Black Nationalism and pan-Africanism
The Marion Building Harlem Manhattan Former home of the Harlem Community Art Center
The Point Community Development Corporation Hunts Point Bronx A cultural center in the South Bronx
The Statue of the Triumph of Civic Virtue Kew Gardens Queens Frequently debated and relocated statue by Frederick William MacMonnies
Union Settlement Association East Harlem Manhattan Neighborhood resource for over a century
United Bronx Parents Longwood Bronx Social service provider and advocate since 1965
Van Alen Books Flatiron Manhattan Van Alen Books is a bookstore dedicated to the sale of architecture and design books. It is also used as a public reading room and event space.
Voorlezer's House Richmond Town Staten Island A 17th century building in historic Richmond Town and the oldest elementary school building in the U.S.
Wave Hill Public Garden and Cultural Center Riverdale Bronx Offers cultural and educational programs about humans and the environment and a large horticultural garden