Funding & Support

The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) is only as strong as the community-based organizations it contracts with. We provide a variety of services designed to help agencies build capacity, establish sound financial practices, and take advantage of available resources: 

Capacity Building and Professional Development logo

Services help DYCD funded Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) operate efficiently and effectively.
Learn about Capacity Building & Professional Development

Discretionary Contracts logo

Provides funds that non-profit, community-based social service providers use to meet the needs of local communities.
Learn about Discretionary Contracts

Requests for Proposals logo

Information on how nonprofit and / or community-based organizations (CBOs) can contract with DYCD to provide services in local communities.
Learn about Requests For Proposals

NYC Programs & Initiatives