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Brooklyn Community Foundation Thanks the Participants

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to the 942 residents, experts, educators, students, artists, entrepreneurs, religious leaders, and community advocates who participated in Brooklyn Insights:

  • Mercedes Abrey
  • Tania Acevedo
  • Yaniris Acevedo
  • Melissa Aese
  • Froylan Aguilar
  • Ana Aguirre
  • Chitra Aiyar
  • Leticia Alanis
  • Lena Alhusseini
  • Onleilove Alston
  • Roxanna Alvarado
  • Blanca Alvarez
  • Maria Alvarez
  • Ty Ambrose
  • Margaret Ames
  • Mikal Amin Lee
  • Zakiya Ansari
  • Domonique Antoine
  • Marco Antonini
  • Genisis Aquino
  • Kwayera Archer-Cunningham
  • Leah Archibald
  • Caron Atlas
  • Steve Ausbury
  • Richard Aviles
  • Maria Baez
  • Donell Baird
  • Christopher Banks
  • Jessica Banks
  • Erin Barnes
  • James Bartlett
  • Elizabeth Basile
  • Maria Bauman
  • Eddie Bautista
  • Jamie Bennett
  • Andy Birsch
  • Sarah Bishop
  • Mackendy Blanc
  • Mackendy Blanc
  • Yanery Borilla
  • Martha Bowers
  • Cathy Bowman
  • Elizabeth Brady
  • David Brawley
  • Will Bredderman
  • Tiyi Brewster
  • Joaquin Brito
  • Julie Brockway
  • Lesly Bronfield
  • Karen Brooks Hopkins
  • Amanda Brown
  • Isidora Brown
  • Josephine Brown
  • Matt Brown
  • Nina Browne
  • Dominique Bryant
  • E Bui
  • Michael Burke
  • Alba Burro
  • Julissa Caba
  • Waleska Cabrera
  • Saide Calixto
  • Patrick Callaghan
  • Shavonne Campbell
  • Tracey Capers
  • Ivette Carbrera
  • Clementina Cardora
  • Mercy Carpenter
  • Gwendolyn Carroll
  • Dawn Casale
  • Carolina Castillo
  • Manuel Castro
  • Nancy Castro
  • Rosa Castro
  • Alda Chan
  • Jackie Chang
  • Manolia Charlotin
  • Sasha Chavchavadze
  • Cecilia Chaverro
  • Steven Chu
  • Kate Collignon
  • Jessica Colon
  • Vince Contarino
  • Amy Crawford
  • Margaret Crotty
  • Anastacio Cruz
  • Rosemery Cruz
  • Samuel Cruz
  • Mercedes Cuapa
  • Benia Darius
  • Peter Darrow
  • Benia Daruis
  • Michelle de la Uz
  • Claro de los Reyes
  • Jenny DeBower
  • Neil deMaus
  • Kate Dempsey
  • Anthony Deng
  • Carmen Diaz
  • Elder Kevin Dickenson
  • Jake Dobkin
  • Tanisha Douglas
  • Erin Drinkwater
  • Dexter Dugar
  • Benjamin Dulchin
  • Jeffrey Dunston
  • Olga Duran
  • Timothy DuWhite
  • Sara East Johnson
  • Harris Edelman
  • Adrian Edward
  • David Ehrenberg
  • Willis Elkins
  • Amy Ellenbogen
  • Don Elliot
  • Vicki Ellner
  • Althea Erickson
  • Maria Espiral
  • Jim Esposito
  • Teri Fabi
  • Rachel Falcone
  • Susan Feldman
  • Meg Fellerath
  • Bobby Ferazi
  • Alexandra Ferguson
  • Yris Fernandez
  • Laura Fernandez
  • Jonathan Ferrer
  • Maria Ferrera
  • Alan Fishman
  • Alison Fleminger
  • Rosamond Fletcher
  • Rachel Forsyth
  • Mark Fowler
  • Joanna Frank
  • Adam Friedman
  • Jenie Fu
  • Penny Fuijko-Willgerodt
  • Cruz Fuksman
  • Mary Gainey
  • Jennifer Galatioto
  • Rachelle Gaspard
  • Heather Gay
  • Karen Geer
  • Henry Goldschmidt
  • Viviana Gordon
  • Gibran Grant
  • Justin Green
  • Catherine Green
  • Marquis Greggs
  • Terry Greiss
  • Annaliese Griffin
  • Michelle Grimes
  • Brigitte Griswold
  • Ligia Guallpa
  • Josmene Guerrier
  • Violeta Guiterrez
  • Laurel Gwizdak
  • Craig Hammerman
  • Radiah Harper
  • Tia Harris
  • Judy Harris Kluger
  • Heather Hart
  • Melanie Hart
  • Kathryn Haslanger
  • Dozier Hasty
  • Rebecca Haverson
  • Anne Heller
  • Bill Henson
  • Vilma Heramia
  • Penelope Hernandez
  • Elizabeth Hill
  • Tracy Hobson
  • Bekim Hoti
  • Deb Howard
  • Dwayne Hughes
  • Connie Hula
  • Jack Hulla
  • Kemi Ilesanmi
  • Jennifer Irwin
  • Tanwi Islam
  • Ishmel Islam
  • Michelle Jackson
  • Wes Jackson
  • Diane Jacobowitz
  • Bonnie James
  • Clarisa James
  • Donovan James
  • Kirk James
  • Tiloma Jayasinghe
  • Julia Jean-Francois
  • Gena Jefferson
  • Kevin Jeffrey
  • Edyth Jenkins
  • Diane John
  • Clay Johnson
  • Dedra Johnson
  • Katrina Jones
  • Jennifer Jones Austin
  • Rose Jones-Wilson
  • Blaze Jones-Yellin
  • Joseph Joque
  • Emma Jordan-Simpson
  • Michael Jukoski
  • Robert Kaplan
  • Elisa Kaplan
  • Purnima Kapur
  • Jessica Katz
  • Gillian Kaye
  • Margaret Kelley
  • Martin Kessler
  • Shanti Ketema
  • Khader Khalilia
  • Naela Khan
  • Coco Killingsworth
  • Byron Kim
  • Janet Kinney
  • Rasmia Kirmani-Frye
  • Michele Kirshbaum
  • Matt Klein
  • Tova Klein
  • Elizabeth Koch
  • Nancy Kohn
  • Lilian Kreutzberger
  • Ailun Ku
  • Christopher Kui
  • Richard Kuo F Lafrontant
  • Dal Lamagna
  • Steve Larosiliere
  • Jay Laudato
  • Harvey Lawrence
  • Manuel Lazo
  • Amanda Leis
  • Betsy Lewin
  • Ted Lewin
  • Lynn Lewis
  • Lynette Lewis-Rogers
  • Perryne Lokhandwala
  • Jose Lopez
  • Andrea Louie
  • Virginia Louloudes
  • Narcisa Loza
  • Frances Lucerna
  • Rukia Lumumba
  • Dave Lutz
  • Katie Lyon
  • Malcolm Mackay
  • Paul Mak
  • Shreya Malena-Sannon
  • Joan Malin
  • Fekkak Mamdouh
  • Joshua Mandelbaum
  • Kenneth Marable
  • Jay Marcus
  • Sarah Marcus
  • Pedro Martinez
  • Ednica Maxineau
  • Emily May
  • Simone Mayfield
  • B. Mayo
  • Esperanza Mayobre
  • Suzanne McClelland
  • Kate McDonough
  • Tynesha McHarris
  • Steven McIntosh
  • Joseph McKellar
  • Rashad Meade
  • Scot Medbury
  • Freddie Melendez
  • Yamilka Mena
  • Savannah Mendes
  • Jennifer Messier
  • J. Miller
  • Demetrice Mills
  • Samantha Mills
  • Jennifer Mitchell
  • Regina Mitchell
  • Esther Monlton
  • Gilford Monrose
  • Meledi Montano
  • Lidia Montilla
  • Marcus Moore
  • Michael Morales
  • Ruth Morales
  • Nancy Moricette
  • Joseph Morilto
  • C. Zawadi Morris
  • Paul Moses
  • Joel Moskowitz
  • Maria Mosquera
  • Carlos Mosso
  • Wael Mousfar
  • Lisa Mueller
  • Jarrett Murphy
  • Tawana Myers
  • Chris Myers
  • Sharon Myrie
  • Daphnee Napoleon
  • Marty Needleman
  • Jeff Nemetsky
  • Stephanie Nilva
  • Mwata Nubian
  • Nicole Nulton
  • Sonja Okun
  • Ira Okyne
  • Jonae Oldham
  • Joanne Oplustil
  • Miguel Orlando
  • Anna Ortega-Williams
  • Juan Ortiz
  • Roberto Ortiz
  • Cara Page
  • Posheda Panchoo
  • Paul Parkhill
  • Cris Parque
  • Karen Patterson
  • Michelle Paulino
  • Shelby Pearl Chestnut
  • Ramon Peguero
  • Emmanuel Perch
  • Aurora Perez
  • Stuart Pertz
  • Alijah Peters
  • Marlon Peterson
  • Meredith Phillips-Almeida
  • Ellie Pinckney
  • Carmen Pineda
  • Maria Pintor
  • Sarah Plowder
  • Chinita Pointer
  • Raphael Pope Sussman
  • Krystal Portalatin
  • Stuart Post
  • S. Priman
  • Ferila Primus
  • Divine Pryor
  • Dior Punsammy
  • Brigitte Purvis
  • Sonia Quezado
  • Anna Quinn
  • Marisol Quinones
  • Rovika Rajkishunm
  • Jeanine Ramirez
  • Angela Ramos
  • Ninaj Raoul
  • Audacia Ray
  • Robin Redmond
  • Eileen Reilly
  • Caryn Resnick
  • Susan Restler
  • C Reyes
  • Yan Carlos Reyes
  • Amali Richard
  • Sharon Richards
  • Rosina Riley
  • Fatima Rivera
  • James Roberson
  • Liz Roberts
  • Esther Robinson
  • Knigh Rodney
  • Abdu Rodney
  • Maria Rodriguez
  • Aiva Romero
  • Connie Roosevelt
  • Tasiya Roseborough
  • Kendra Ross
  • M. Ross
  • JP Ross
  • Eliza Rossman
  • Peter Rostovsky
  • Regine Roumain
  • Jon Roure
  • Katy Rubin
  • Rick Russo
  • Rebecca Rybaltowski
  • Guerschmide Saint-Ange
  • Karina Saltman
  • Brad Samuels
  • Nora Samuels
  • Amy Sananman
  • Maguly Sanchez
  • Camida Santana
  • Lani Santo
  • Linda Sarsour
  • Karla Schickele
  • Julianne Schrader
  • Lisa Schreibersdorf
  • Rachel Schuder
  • Leslie Schultz
  • Deborah Schwartz
  • Trina Scotland
  • Paula Segal
  • Danielle Sered
  • Elsa Sevillano
  • Erin Shakespeare
  • Lucas Shapiro
  • Sueli Shaw
  • Michael Sherman
  • Emily Sherrod
  • Claire Silberman
  • Alexandra Silversmith
  • Hildy Simmons
  • Tulani Sinclair
  • Cheyanne Smith
  • Joanne Smith
  • Terry Smith
  • Terri Smith Caronia
  • Jennie Smith-Peers
  • Michael Sniffen
  • Greg Snyder
  • Jennie Soler-McIntosh
  • Jesse Solomon
  • Jacqueline Solorzono
  • Santiago Soriano
  • Isemene Speliotis
  • Ellis Stephens
  • Liz Stevenson
  • Andy Stone
  • Jason Storbakken
  • Martin Stroman
  • Robyn Stylman
  • Kajon Suckra
  • Ann Sullivan
  • Claire Sylvan
  • Farah Tanis
  • Marina Tara
  • Jasmine Tavarez
  • Vaughn Taylor-Akutagawa
  • Lawrencia Terris
  • Maria Thomas
  • Timothy Thomas
  • Tupper Thomas
  • Hanne Tierney
  • Linda Tigani
  • Laura Timme
  • Maria Toledo
  • Jasmine Tomerez
  • Alex Tronolone
  • Joan Tropnas
  • Lee Trotman
  • Renee Turner Gregory
  • Nancy Umanoff
  • Nelly Vaca
  • Veronica Valencia
  • Jennifer Vallone
  • Carol Van Atten
  • Shay Wafer
  • Steve Waldman
  • Marya Warshaw
  • JoAnne Wasserman
  • Tom Weber
  • Nancy Webster
  • Michael Weisberg
  • Ella Weiss
  • Charlotta Westergren
  • Susan Whoriskey
  • Moshe Wiener
  • Margaret Williams
  • Judy Willig
  • Martha Wilson
  • Alicia Winnnicki
  • Mark Winston-Griffith
  • Franz Wisner
  • David Woloch
  • Nayiba Wong
  • Kristin Woods
  • Carolin Woolard
  • DeeArah Wright
  • Tremaine Wright
  • Peggy Wyns-Madison
  • Elizabeth Yeampierre
  • Sondra Youdelman
  • Lester Young, Jr.
  • Tamara Zahaykevich
  • Kate Zidar
  • Rita Zimmer
  • Aaron Zimmerman
  • Christian Zimmerman
  • Sara Zuiderveen