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Community Meeting

When: Jan 17, 2019 6:30-8:00 pm

Where: Miccio Community Center 110 West 9th Street

CORE Services and DHS (Department of Homeless Services) are going to address any concerns regarding the new homeless shelter that is being placed in Red Hook. (Time and location of meeting is subject to change).


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Info Session for Pre-Apprenticeship Program



*2nd Info Session* Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old, a Red Hook resident on the lease in NYCHA, have GED or High School Diploma, committed to the union construction field , able to pass a drug test at the end of the training period (February 22nd) Documentation required: ID, proof of residency at NYCHA, proof of High School Diploma or GED P2A Flyer 1.15 (1)


P2A Pre-Apprenticeship Direct-Entry Union Training

When: Jan 28 9:00 am-Feb 25, 2019 3:00 pm

Where: RHI 767 Hicks Street

Training: Monday to Friday 9am - 3pm at RHI (Tea Park but moving to Coffey Park on conflict days) Beginning 1/28 Payment: $250 at the end of each week (Friday) About: Paid 4-week training to prepare and match residents to union employment, training provides OSHA-30, Scaffolding Upon completion of the program, P2A will arrange for interviews with at least three (3) different building trades unions (Laborers, Local 79, the  Painters, District Council 9, and the Ironworkers, Local 46) for placement of all Resident Participants in State Certified Apprenticeship Programs (SCAPs). Further, consistent with the P2A model, P2A will offer mentorship support to all Resident Participants throughout the course of their apprenticeships, which will assist them in sustaining union careers. Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old, a Red Hook resident on the lease in NYCHA, have GED or High School Diploma, committed to the union construction field , able to pass a drug test at the end of the training period (February 22nd) Documentation required: ID, proof of residency at NYCHA, proof of High School Diploma or GED P2A Flyer 1.15 (1)


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Part-Time Administrative Assistant

When: Thursday, January 31, 2019

Where: Hook Arts Media

Founded in 1994, Hook Arts Media is a vibrant community-based, multi-disciplinary arts organization located on the beautiful Red Hook, Brooklyn waterfront. HAM currently runs year-round arts education programs at high needs public high schools as well onsite and offsite after-school and community programs for ages 12-24, serving upwards of 700 students annually. In addition, HAM produces the annual Red Hook Fest each June – a free outdoor performing arts festival that features world-class artists as well performances by over 100 local youth. The Administrative Assistant will support Hook Arts Media in its operations as the office prepares for the annual Red Hook Fest. Applicants should be highly-organized and detail-oriented. She/he/they must be able to self-direct their work and manage their time well. The Administrative Assistant’s responsibilities will include but are not limited to: - Provide direct support to HAM staff - Data entry/ cleanup - Manage organizational calendar - Scanning and digital filing - Ordering supplies - Assist with organizing and running events and meetings - Office maintenance The Administrative Assistant is expected to work 12 hours per week, schedule to be negotiated. Compensation: $15 per hour. Slightly negotiable Learn more and apply here:


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PAVE Red Hook Lottery Application

When: Jan 1-Mar 31, 2019

Where: ex: at the Verezano pier

PAVE Red Hook, a Kindergarten through 8th grade charter school, is currently accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year! Please visit our website to apply today!


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Chair Rental for Parties by Cherry Diva

When: Monday, January 14, 2019

Where: Where is the location of your party,I will bring the chair to you.

If you are having a baby shower or any type of party Cherry Diva has the perfect wicker chair for your event. I will decorate the chair your choice of color. 718-787-7001 (text me for more information)


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Small Business Growth and Development Workshop

When: Feb 3 2:00 pm-Mar 24, 2019 4:00 pm

Where: RE:GEN:CY 22 commerce st brooklyn

This Small Business Growth and Development Workshop is hosted by Regenerative Resource Network at our community/events space RE GEN CY in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Learn from two women who have developed a self-sufficient community-oriented business in Brooklyn, NY which has consistently demonstrated robust profit margins since it’s first months of operations. The workshop is a 2-month commitment hosted on 5 weekend afternoons during Winter 2019. This program is designed for those who either have an existing small business or for those in a “proof-of-concept” phase. Our workshop will help participants design a plan for sustainable growth and assist with taking their business to the next level. Potential for financing is evaluated on a case by case basis. Cost for participation is free if you attend all 5 sessions. Participants pay $100 initially to be reinvested in the business after program completion. Applicants are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please apply here: Sessions to be held from 2-4pm on the following topics: Feb 3rd: Understanding Key Business Elements Feb 10th: Identifying Growth Opportunities Feb 17th: Conducting Research 1 month break to research opportunities, with virtual support March 16th: Preparing Next Steps March 24th: Presentations and Discussion About our Experience The workshop is held by Ashley Taylor and Cayla Huppert, the co-owners of Regenerative Resource Network. Regenerative Resource Network launched in 2018 and created their first project, RE GEN CY, a community/event space aiming to promote sustainable growth through localism, a belief that people living in a community are better at making decisions that affect them rather than outside parties. We intend for this space to bring together people, projects, resources, and ideas about how to improve local support networks and help communities become more self-sufficient, equal, and diverse. We have a self-sufficient business model through which renting our space for various events, photoshoots and films allows us to subsidize costs of the space for projects which are relevant to our mission. Thus far, the space has been utilized by local nonprofits including Red Hook Art Project, Red Hook Justice Center, and the Alex House Project. Eventbrite link: