Evergreen has been a force in the improvement of the North Brooklyn economy since it was founded in 1982, offering a wide range of business services and acting as an advocate for local business interests. But we can’t do it alone—we need your help to continue to ensure that the needs of local industrial businesses are met.

Evergreen is generously funded by:

Brooklyn Community Foundation
Capitol One Bank Foundation
Empire State Development Corporation
JP Morgan Chase Foundation
NYC Department of Small Business Services
New York Community Trust
New York City Council
M & T Bank Foundation
TD Banknorth Foundation
United Way of NYC

And the support of individual local Evergreen members!

Funder Spotlight Archive

April 2017

Special Recognition

JP Morgan Chase Foundation has generously supported a major expansion of Evergreen’s Small Food Producer Network programming, as well as investing in similar programming in the Brooklyn Navy Yard and Southwest Brooklyn.  These grants, totaling over… Read More ›

May 2016

Thank You to our 2016 Annual Event Sponsors!

We wanted to take a moment to recognize all of the businesses and community partners who have sponsored our 2016 Annual Event. Thank you all for your support! Can’t wait to see everyone on May 17th…. Read More ›

March 2016

New York Community Trust – 2016 Update

Evergreen expresses thanks to the New York Community Trust. We are happy to report that that we have received funding for a year three expansion of our Food + Workforce program!  Through continued and generous support… Read More ›

February 2016

JP Morgan Chase Foundation

Evergreen expresses thanks to the JPMorgan Chase Foundation. We have received a $160,000 grant from them, allowing Evergreen to further bolster the Small Food Producers Network and better support food businesses at all stages of growth…. Read More ›

April 2015

New York Community Trust

Since 1924, the New York Community Trust, through the generosity of its donors, has build a permanent endowment to support the work of nonprofit organizations that make our city a vital and secure place in which… Read More ›

March 2015

Brooklyn Community Foundation

Brooklyn Community Foundation is the first and only public foundation solely dedicated to Brooklyn’s charitable community. The Brooklyn Community Foundation has supported Evergreen’s work with North Brooklyn businesses by funding our Plan Ahead Brooklyn and Small… Read More ›