Brooklyn's Do-Gooder Awards nominees narrowed to 20

After more than 200 nominees, and nearly 300,000 votes, candidates for Brooklyn's first ever Do-Gooder Awards have been narrowed down to 20 people.The award, given

BROOKLYN - After more than 200 nominees, and nearly 300,000 votes, candidates for Brooklyn's first ever Do-Gooder Awards have been narrowed down to 20 people.

The award, given out by the Brooklyn Community Foundation, includes those who are passionate about arts for all, caring for neighbors, community development, education and youth development and green communities.

One finalist from the five categories will win a $5,000 check for the charity of their choice.

Judges will determine those winners next Wednesday, Nov. 3.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Barre originates from ballet, and similarly aims to 1 Ready, Set, Fit: Barre
Three people are accused of breaking into the 2 3 accused of breaking into Brooklyn laundromat
The MTA announced the 3 station in East 3 MTA: 3 train station to reopen in March
4 Neighborhood Brief for Feb. 26
An 8-year-old who has shown his appreciation for 5 8-year-old spreads police appreciation message

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE