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Trenelle Gabay, widow of Carey Gabay, and Rumon Miah with the award named in her husband’s honor.
Harborview Terrace Resident Wins First Carey Gabay Award

Rumon Miah, 21, of Harborview Terrace, was recently recognized for his academic achievement and commitment to community when he was awarded the first Carey Gabay Excellence Award by the Municipal Forum of New York (MFNY).


Habitat NYC and NYCHA Partner to Renovate and Sell Single-Family Homes
Habitat NYC and NYCHA Partner to Renovate and Sell Single-Family Homes

Nearly 40 years ago, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development transferred hundreds of foreclosed single-family homes to NYCHA, which the Authority has used as public housing.  


three people looking at models of Lillian Wald Houses
With Resident Input, Reimagining Green Space at Wald Houses

At a Community Design Team meeting on February 22, Active Design Fellow Emmanuel Oni (left) and Community Organizing Fellow/Lillian Wald Houses resident Destiny Mata (middle) discuss ideas for uses of a space on Avenue D in the Lower East Side.


Green City Force Corps Member waters vegetables at Bay View Houses Farm in Brooklyn
Green City Force Wins National Award for NYCHA Urban Farms Projects

"A model for success that can be replicated across the country”


Soares family
The Future’s In Her Hands

On December 19, NYCHA Chair Shola Olatoye joined New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Julian Castro, Secretary for the U.S.


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Café Express: Lehman Cornerstone’s Delicious New Restaurant

East Harlem residents have a healthy, chic, new place to eat on Saturday afternoons: Café Express, staffed by NYCHA residents and located at the Lehman Cornerstone Community Center at Lehman Houses.


Paying It Forward

NYCHA Residents Receive Scholarships for Substance Abuse Counselor Training


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She's A Rebel:The Girl Group Project

Like most kids her age, 13-year-old Aaliyah Del Orbe’s favorite music includes songs by pop sensations Beyoncé and Ariana Grande.


Getting a Kick Out of Camp

This July, five young NYCHA residents had the opportunity to do something most kids in the U.S. don’t normally get to do—learn soccer from international soccer stars.



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