Community Advisory and Services Team

In the last quarter of 2020, the Office for the Prevention of Hate Crimes created the Community Advisory and Services Team (CAST) — a partnership with New York City community-based organizations that supports and elevates their important grassroots work to serve the communities that are the most vulnerable to bias-motivated incidents and hate crimes so that our city is better positioned to improve services to respond to the needs of our diverse communities and ensure a safer, welcoming New York City for all. 

As of September 2021, CAST members include: