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CASA GALA 2018: Buy Your Tickets Now!

Community Action for Safe Apartments

We are celebrating our Fourth Annual Gala!  Join us to celebrate tenant power, Bronx pride, and our amazing victories! We have a lot to celebrate! Friday, October 19, 6-10pm Hostos Community College, 475 Grand Concourse, Bronx Hors d’oeurvs and ...

 

El Bronx y la Comida: Un Cuento de Optimismo

Community Food Action

Por Rachel Osei-Owusu, 2018 Cashin Fellow El Bronx, especialmente el sur del Bronx, tiene una relación complicada con la comida, por ser el distrito congresional más pobre de los Estados Unidos. Aquí puedes encontrar barrios ajetreados ...

 

Harlem Grown y sus gallinas ocupan un lugar especial en Harlem

Community Food Action

Por Rachel Osei-Owusu, 2018 Cashin Fellow El 29 de junio un grupo de estudiantes de P.S. 294, junto con su profesora Señora Nilan, miembro de FoodCorps July Alcántara, y Rachel, Cashin Fellow de Acción Comunitaria de ...

 

Harlem Grown and its chickens hold a special place in Harlem

Community Food Action

By Rachel Osei-Owusu, 2018 Cashin Fellow On June 29th a group of students from P.S. 294, along with their teacher Ms.Nilan, FoodCorps member July Alcantara and Rachel, Community Food Action's Cashin Fellow took a trip to ...

 

CASA Newsletter: Tenants Demand Rent Freeze, Build Bronx/Brooklyn Power

Community Action for Safe Apartments

Check out our powerful newsletter featuring updates from tenants' associations building power, Bronx and Brooklyn tenants sharing strategies for how to improve Housing Court and the fight for another rent freeze! Read the CASA Newsletter in ...

 

Brazil's Landless Workers' Movement – History of Food as a Tool for Resistance

Community Food Action

As gentrification has escalated over the past couple of decades in New York City, the threat of displacement has come to feel inescapable, especially for low income people of color. The concept of who is ...

 

NYC board approves rent hikes on stabilized apartments

Community Action for Safe Apartments

After hundreds of tenants testified across the city about how rent increases are causing homelessness and displacement, the Rent Guidelines voted to increase rents by 1.5% for 1 year leases and 2.5% for 2 year ...

 

CASA Members Speak Out as Rent Guidelines Board votes to allow rent hikes on NYC rent-stabilized apartments

Community Action for Safe Apartments

CASA Leader Carmen Vega-Rivera speaks out on the compounding permanent increases through Major Capital Improvements and the increases voted upon by the Rent Guidelines Board. "When you combine all that and then you add a one-year ...