The Latest from the Civic Council

A Message From Our Trustees

A Message From Our Trustees

To our members, readers and community:The Park Slope Civic Council sends positive thoughts to you and our Brooklyn neighbors during these difficult times. We hope that you and your loved ones are well. Given that we are practicing our “social distancing”, we are postponing all of our near-term events. We would like to share with you that until […]read more >>

Ortner Awards Presented

Ortner Awards Presented

The Evelyn and Everett Ortner Preservation Awards were presented at the Civic Council’s general  meeting at the Old Stone House on Thursday March 5th, 2020.   This year’s recipients are:The Nitehawk  Cinema, for Restoration of an Historic Building, and the Berkeley Place Citizens for Neighborhood Intervention. Pictured below are the architects of Nitehawk Cinema, and Nitehawk Cinema owner Matthew […]read more >>

Civic Council Awards 2020 Community Grants

Civic Council Awards 2020 Community Grants

Each year the Civic Council award community service grants to local organizations. Grants award the work of local community groups and on profits for their work and commitment to improve the health, vitality and diversity of our community. Awards are given for projects in the arts, education, youth programs and civic improvement.read more >>

From Our Blog

We’re Seeking New Trustees!

We’re Seeking New Trustees!

Start off your 2020 with Park Slope community service!! We are looking for community members to serve on our Board of Trustees. Being a Civic Council trustee provides a great opportunity to work with your neighbors. The Park Slope Civic Council provides outlets for your energy and talents for a good cause. Our mission is […]read more >>

Meet the Current Community Service Scholarship Recipients

Meet the Current Community Service Scholarship Recipients

The Park Slope Civic Council hosted its 8th annual scholarship fundraiser, Food For Thought, on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at the Prospect Park Picnic House.read more >>