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The Fifth Avenue Committee, Inc. [FAC] is a community organization in South Brooklyn that advances economic and social justice by building vibrant, diverse communities where residents have genuine opportunities to achieve their goals, as well as the power to shape the community's future. FAC is a nationally recognized non profit community development corporation formed in 1978 that works to transform the lives of over 5,000 low- and moderare-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. To achieve its mission, Fifth avenue Committee develops and manages affordable housing and community facilities, creates economic opportunities, organizes residents and workers, offers student-centered adult education, and combats displacement caused by gentrification. Through our collective efforts, Fifth avenue Committee seeks to promote a society that is inclusive, equitable, sustainable and just, while ensuring that everyone can live and work with dignity and respect.

621 DeGraw Street,
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Contact Michelle de la Uz, Executive Director

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