BRIC Stands With Our Black Community

A Letter From Our President:

In this moment of profound reckoning for our country, I'm stunned by having witnessed so brazenly the ongoing consequences of whiteness being weaponized against Black bodies. I grieve for the Black lives taken from us: George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and many others. I'm also pained by the toll COVID-19 has taken on our country, our city, our borough, and our neighbors. KEEP READING >>

Additional support for BRIC’s performing arts program provided by: Con Edison, Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Mertz Gilmore Foundation, Scherman Foundation, Shubert Organization, Inc., as well as Small Business Friends, members, and numerous individuals.

General support for BRIC is provided by Bloomberg Philanthropies, Booth Ferris Foundation, Brooklyn Community Foundation, Harold and Colene Brown Family Foundation, JP Morgan Chase, M&T Charitable Foundation, NYC COVID-19 Response & Impact Fund in the New York Community Trust, Scherman Foundation, Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF), Surdna Foundation, Tiger Baron Foundation, The Zankel Fund, and numerous individuals.

Public support for BRIC is provided by New York State Senators Velmanette Montgomery, Zellnor Myrie, and Roxanne Persaud; New York City Council Brooklyn Delegation, New York City Council Majority Leader Laurie Cumbo, and New York City Council Members Alicka Ampry-Samuel, Inez Barron, Justin Brannan, Robert Cornegy, Rafael Espinal, Mathieu Eugene, Brad Lander, Stephen Levin, Farah Louis, Alan Maisel, and Mark Treyger. Special thanks to New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson.