giving tuesday housing

This Giving Tuesday, November 28, 2023 we have an incredible opportunity to make a lasting impact on the lives of tenants, co-op owners, and homeowners in Greater Sheepshead Bay. We invite you to join us in our mission to preserve and enhance housing stability in our community.
Our goal is to raise $30,000, and we believe that with your support, we can make a real difference. Here’s why your contribution matters:

1.  Ensuring a Safe and Stable Home

  • Your donation will help us provide crucial resources and support to those facing
    housing instability in Sheepshead Bay.
  • Every dollar you give directly contributes to keeping families in their homes and enhancing the quality of life for countless individuals.
  • Our services remain free, thanks to the generosity of NY State and donors like you.

2. Doubling the Impact:

  • Thanks to the generosity of New York State Homes and Renewal program, we have secured matching funds for Giving Tuesday. This means your donation will be matched, effectively doubling the impact of your support.

3. Real Stories, Real Impact:

  • Take a moment to read the stories of individuals and families whose lives have been positively transformed by our work. Their stories highlight the tangible difference we can make when we come together.

    • “Thank you for assisting us in preventing our home from going into foreclosure. You worked with our lender and were able to get us a loan modification that lowered our monthly mortgage payment, as well as a payment plan for money that we owed for the past, missed mortgage payments. My family and I are now living in our home and not worried about being homeless.” D.B

4. A Thriving Sheepshead Bay:

  • By supporting housing stability, you’re not just helping individuals—you’re contributing to the overall well-being and vibrancy of our community. Strong and stable homes are the foundation of a flourishing neighborhood.

5. How You Can Help

  • Visit our Giving Tuesday webpage to make a secure online donation. Every contribution, no matter the size, brings us closer to our $30,000 goal.
  • Share our mission with your friends, family, and social networks. Your voice can help us reach even more supporters.

On this Giving Tuesday, we ask for your support in preserving and enhancing housing stability in Greater Sheepshead Bay. Your generosity will create a lasting impact, providing hope, stability, and a brighter future for our neighbors.
Together, we can make a difference. Thank you for being a part of our mission and for helping us reach our goal of $30,000. Your support means the world to us, and to our community.

With heartfelt thanks and warm wishes,

Ellen Susnow
Executive Director
Greater Sheepshead Bay Development Corporation
718.332.0582 EST time zone, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

P.S. Don’t forget to mark your calendar for Giving Tuesday, November 28 th 2023 and
visit our website to make your contribution here. Thank you for being a part of our mission to preserve housing stability in Greater Sheepshead Bay!

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