About

Fort Greene Strategic Neighborhood Action Partnership is a community based organization founded in 1996 to address critical needs in the Fort Greene community. Over 400 community members took pact in meeting through 1995-1996 to raise the issues that needed to be addressed.

An assessment of neighborhood needs and discussions with our neighbors revealed 4 areas of concerns:
Housing
Healthcare
Economic Development
Education

The Board of Directors oversees the projects of the Fort Greene SNAP.
The members of the board are:
Sister Elizabeth Hill esq; chairperson
Scharica Pickens
Robert Lewis
S. Sally Butler, secretary
Claire Paola

The programs that address the areas of concern are:
Education – Computer Literacy, Grandparent Caregivers
Health – Empowered Parenting Workshops, Breastfeeding Workshops
Economic Development – Web Design
Housing – Advocacy regarding Homeless Shelters