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In Memory of Elsie Richardson

  Elsie Richardson (1922-2012) was a Brooklyn leader, community organizer, and activist who lived in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. She was co-founder of the Central Brooklyn Coordinating Council and was essential in the creation of the first nonprofit community development corporation in … Continue reading

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TODAY: Reflections on Community Development

If you missed Reflections on Community Development: Stories from Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation when it was on view here at BHS, you can now see it at Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration along with and unveiling of the Brooklyn Icon Banners, celebrating the Honorable … Continue reading

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