Collaboration Ratchet Assets The Boujee Banker Shanisha Dixon-Tyrell Community Capacity Development Financial Literacy Workshop Woodside Empowerment Youth Financial Resilience

Financial Literacy Woodside

In a dynamic collaboration with Ratchet Assets, The Boujee Banker, and Shanisha Dixon-Tyrell, CCD (Community Capacity Development) orchestrated an impactful Financial Literacy Workshop tailored specifically for the vibrant community and youth of Woodside. This empowering event served as a beacon of knowledge and a gateway to financial understanding. The expertise from Ratchet Assets, renowned for […]

K Bain speaks to the crowd at the Human Justice March accompanied by Jumaane Williams, Antonio Reynoso; BRooklyn Borough President, Reverend Daughtry and Council member Crystal Hudson

Reflecting on the 3rd Annual Human Justice March: “Breaking Chains, Building Bridges”

On October 9th, 2023, the eve of Indigenous People’s Day, communities gathered in unity to take part in the visionary event, the Human Justice March. Under the theme “Breaking Chains, Building Bridges,” this transformative initiative sought to establish a theoretical framework for communities, paving the way for Human Justice, Public Safety, and prosperity to flourish […]

K Bain with members of underground Scholars in UCLA

Beyond The Bars Conference, LA 2023: CCD’s Sustainable Growth Plan Presentation

Embarking on a transformative journey, Community Capacity Developments’  Executive Director K Bain, recently had the honor of participating in the Beyond The Bars conference in LA as a guest speaker. Held in collaboration with The Center for Justice at UCLA, Bruin Underground Scholars (BUS), and the UCLA Prison Education Program (PEP), this third biannual conference, […]

Julie Won together with volunteers and members of non-profit organizations in Queens, giving our Thanksgiving Turkeys to the community.

A Season of Unity: CCD and Council Member Julie Won Spread Joy in Woodside and Astoria

As the holiday season approached, Community Capacity Development (CCD) embarked on a heartwarming collaboration with Council Member Julie Won and Woodside On The Move to bring the spirit of unity to the neighborhoods of Woodside and Astoria. This joint effort aimed not only to distribute Thanksgiving turkeys but also to foster a sense of unity and […]

Strengthening Community Impact: A Collaborative Endeavor with Elmcor

At CCD, we believe in the power of collaboration to amplify our impact on the communities we serve. Recently, our team had the privilege of engaging in a peer exchange meeting with Elmcor, a dynamic multi-service organization committed to addressing the diverse needs of individuals across all age groups. This collaboration opened up exciting possibilities […]

Jumaane Williams NYC Public Advocate speaks at the Human Justice System Change Conference

Human Justice System Change Conference 2023

Human Justice System Change Conference: Shaping the Future Together The Human Justice System Change Conference held at St. Francis College, organized by Community Capacity Development (CCD), was a transformative event that brought together passionate advocates, thought leaders, and community members. The conference featured four insightful panels that addressed critical issues in the justice system, ranging […]

K Bain speaks in Geneva at the Unarmed Civilian Protection Accompaniment International Gathering

Unarmed Civilian Protection/Accompaniment International Gathering

Our Executive Director, K Bain was in Geneva, Switzerland representing CCD at the Unarmed Civilian Protection Accompaniment (UCP/A) International Gathering, the first global gathering of UCP/A practitioners, their community partners, researchers and allies.  Collaborating to advance the UCP/A Community of Practice by creating opportunities to grapple with shared issues, explore creative solutions, and build relationships […]

April 2023 – Community Engagement & Monthly Data

Community Capacity Development MONTHLY DATA REPORT March 2023 Events /Meetings/Trainings1. DMC helping the community Clothing Giveaway (Jamaica)2. Yoga (2 sessions)3. Peace Walk (Astoria)4. Mass shooting press conference and shooting response5. We are public safety6. Rally for Najee (New Jersey)7. Kings of Kings (Women event)8. Charity basketball game (Long Island)9. BIVO Shooting response10. Queensboro Hall Women […]