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Banana Kelly was featured in the Bronx Times! Thank you to Councilmember Rafael Salamanca for his support of our Summer Camp and After School Program!  Read the article here.


Banana Kelly is honored to be featured, along with JOE NYC, in the latest LISC e-newsletter for the recent closing on BK Union HDFC, Please see the article below. We are so very grateful for the support of LISC NYC and the National Equity Fund in the ongoing efforts to preserve affordable housing. Click HERE for the full article



ENTERPRISE AWARDS NEW YORK CITY $1.65 MILLION TO SUPPORT THE FORMATION AND EXPANSION OF COMMUNITY LAND TRUSTS Grant awarded to fund four initiatives citywide, including a new CLT to promote affordable homeownership in southeast Queens and Brooklyn

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7.19.17 CLT Announcement

331 East 146th Street Garden Build:

Bronx 12 Report – “Digging begins for community garden in Mott Haven”

DNA Report  –  “Overgrown Lot in South Bronx Being Transformed Into Community Garden”

Bronx Net: Open Wednesday with Daren Jaime, January 2016.

Banana Kelly CIA, Inc. 2015 Family Day Sack Races

Kelly Green Opening

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Mayor Bill de Blasio Announces Affordable Housing Program at Our College Ave. Building.

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Watch Now: NY1 story on Gentrification Conference 

Articles about Banana Kelly’s latest efforts