Community Partnerships

East Brooklyn Congregations (EBC)

This organization in comprised of multiple congregations from the Brooklyn community. The purpose is to work together on behalf of the needs of the people, congregations and communities we serve. It was organized by Dr. Johnny Ray Youngblood, Senior Pastor, Mount Pisgah Baptist Church.

Ocean-Hill YPs

This organization works closely with Young Professionals who reside in the community. The goal is to make improvements in our community by working closely with the community boards and the elected officials on behalf of the residents. 

Community Board 16

This board is a government agency which serves the Ocean-Hill Brownsville Community. For more information, you may visit the site or contact Viola D. Greene-Walker at (718) 385-0323 or email

73rd Precinct

This precinct serves the Ocean-Hill Brownsville Community. 1470 East New York Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11211.  Telephone (718) 495-5411, Captain Joseph M. Gulotta, Commanding Officer.

Public School 12

This public school is located in Ocean-Hill Brownsville, and services grades Pre-K through 5th. They are located at 430 Howard Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11233 - adjacent to Mount Ararat Church.

National Action Network

The National Action Network is one of the leading civil rights organizations in the Nation with chapters throughout the entire United States. Their corporate office is located at 106 W. 145th Street, New York, NY 10039.

Guideposts Magazine

This is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing hope, encourage men, and inspiration to millions of people across America and the world. Through uplifting magazines, books, websites, a prayer network, and outreach programs, Guideposts helps people deepen their faith and inspires them to reach their true potential. 

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated

The Delta Rho Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha is located in Brooklyn, and was chartered on November 15, 1947.  Its members have faithfully served the Brooklyn community and beyond for 69 years.  Delta Rho Omega consists of over 205 women who are passionate about utilizing their collective talents, skills, and power to continue the sorority’s mission of “Service to All Mankind.”

Frank R. Bell Funeral Home

This funeral home has been providing comfort care and commitment to families in our community for more than 55 years. They are located at 536 Sterling Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238.

Unity Funeral Home

This funeral home has been serving the community since 1953; owned by three African American entrepreneurs, they have locations in Brooklyn, the Bronx and Manhattan.

Precious Dreams Foundation

Precious Dreams Foundation was founded in 2012 by Nicole Russell and Angie Medina and supports the well-being of foster children by using a special technique focused on using bedtime necessities and positive reinforcement to empower children to recognize and focus on their dreams. 

Foster Care Unplugged

Foster Care Unplugged is focused on enriching and developing the lives of youth in foster care and is committed to promoting positive outcomes for disadvantaged children at risk to being placed in the child welfare system. 


The Mission of JustBeenTested (JBT) is to engage the community via innovative technology to become proactive participants in their preventive health.  JBT focuses on at-risk urban communities, under-served neighborhoods with little access to progressive healthcare, and college campuses. 

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