FAC envisions an equitable New York City where all people can live in stable & thriving communities that are inclusive, healthy and sustainable.
We advance economic, social and racial justice
by centering economic, social, and racial justice through integrated, community–centered affordable housing, grassroots organizing and policy advocacy, and transformative education, training and services that build the power to shape our community’s future.
FAC works to transform the lives of over 5,500 low- and moderate-income New Yorkers annually so that we can all live and work with dignity and respect while making our community more equitable, sustainable, inclusive, and just.
WATCH FAC'S VIRTUAL GALA
FAC's Virtual Gala honored community members, partners and advocates who helped us distribute food and direct cash assistance to thousands of New Yorkers during the COVID-19 crisis.
FAC was involved in commissioning to look at the impact of the proposed Gowanus area-wide rezoning on racial inclusion and addressing segregation in what is now a majority white, upper income community. The report also has a number of key recommendations to further improve on racial equity – which align with the Gowanus Neighborhood Coalition for Justice’s (GNCJ) demands and priorities.Read More
Sunset Park Affordable Housing Info Session. Learn about the building, eligibility requirements, how to use NYC Housing Connect, and support services for applicants needing assistance.Read More
FAC's own Michelle de la Uz recently published an op-ed in Bklyner advocating for an equitable Gowanus rezoning.Read More