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How Can I Improve My Park?

Making Policy Public

How Can I Improve My Park?

Planning for your children's future

Technical Assistance

Planning for your children's future

Displaced From This Place?

Urban Investigations

Displaced From This Place?

Get It Back!

Public Access Design

Get It Back!

2020

open call

CUP is now accepting applications for our 2021 round of Making Policy Public! We’re looking for community and advocacy organizations who are working to address policy issues where the difficulty of understanding the issues is leading to social injustice. Together, ... more

open call

CUP is looking for skilled graphic designers, illustrators, or visual artists who are interested in social justice, demystifying policy, and meaningful collaboration!

talk

How is the pandemic and its impacts affecting community-engaged design practices now and in the future? Leaders in the field from across the US will engage in an open, exploratory conversation about the current challenges, risks, and opportunities of using participatory ... more

news

We’re happy to announce our latest Making Policy Public jury! This year we are joined by Zipeng Zhu, Audrey Sasson, Mohamed Attia, and Alice Chung (clockwise, from top left). Each year, CUP has a jury of two people prominent in the organizing and advocacy fields and ... more

open call

CUP is seeking a Development Coordinator to support our development, community engagement, and communications efforts, and play a key role in helping build the relationships and financial support that make our work possible. We’re looking for a creative, organized, and ... more

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As organizers across the city continue to fight for housing justice for all, we’re highlighting some CUP tools that explain different rights and policies around the housing system, from navigating homeless shelters, to understanding utility rights.

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Want to help make our Youth Education programs a reality? Be a fundraising champion for CUP!

news, launch event

What is facial recognition technology? How its use by the police impact New Yorkers? What’s the line between public safety and privacy?

news

It’s an overwhelming time to be an educator right now. Supporting our students during nationwide protests against police brutality and amidst a global pandemic is made all the more difficult when we can’t be in the room with our students. As educators, how can we ... more

 

How can designers use their work to combat bias and disrupt the perpetuation of stereotypes that harm marginalized communities? Join us on Thursday, June 25th for Countering Bias in Design: A workshop with CUP!  As in many other media, illustration and design often ... more

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We stand with the fight against anti-Black racism.

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CUP is proud to receive an Immediate Response Grant from Brooklyn Community Foundation to support our work to create COVID-19 specific tools.

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

Making Policy Public

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

Pay Dirt

City Studies

Pay Dirt

Social Security Risk Machine

Making Policy Public

Social Security Risk Machine

What's in the Water?

Making Policy Public

What's in the Water?

Child Support?!

Making Policy Public

Child Support?!

I Got Arrested! Now What?

Making Policy Public

I Got Arrested! Now What?

The Who in the Q!

Urban Investigations

The Who in the Q!

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

Making Policy Public

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú