• NY



United States

About Us

ThinkBrooklyn provides access to affordable, rapid and reliable data analysis and research, mapping, strategic planning, program evaluation, community assets and needs assessments, and community resource directories.

Our work is community-driven and participatory, and empowers community-based organizations, institutions, local government, media, businesses and researchers in Brooklyn to develop compelling funding proposals, high impact and sustainable programming and services, and influential advocacy initiatives.

ThinkBrooklyn empowers Brooklyn-based groups to:

- Make well informed, participatory and data-driven decisions using neighborhood level data - Move quickly on opportunities that require accurate and timely data - Save staff time so that groups can focus on providing direct services, and not waste scarce resources searching for elusive statistics- Understand what the data actually mean for their organizations and constituencies through compelling graphs, charts and maps - Assess the assets and needs of their constituencies via data analysis, surveying, visioning sessions and focus groups - Develop targeted, impactful and sustainable interventions via programming and services - Think strategically about why and how they do their work, and how they can improve - Evaluate programming via peer and self-reflective models, building in-house capacity - Articulate compelling funding proposals about the expressed needs of specific communities - Advocate successfully for the communities they serve