The Brooklyn Hospital Center 121 Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY11201 This business emerged from bankruptcy in 2007 and has been on the road to recovery since, turning a profit only one year…More later. The hospital has recently gone through a series of high profile renovations and purchased an assortment of cutting edge technology in an effort to improve its image. Recently, the hospital has sought to establish itself as a leader in cardiology.
Benjamin Banneker Academy 77 Clinton Ave, Brooklyn, NY11205 Benjamin Banneker Academy is operated by the New York City Department of Education. It provides instruction for…More students in grades nine through 12 with a focus on preparing children to be part of a scientific, technological and multicultural society. Some lessons and activities include art, science, writing, African-American culture and video production.
Peak Security Plus 196 Clinton Ave, Brooklyn, NY11205 Advising businesses and corporations, Peak Security Plus provides management and fiscal solutions. The business focuses…More on budgeting, auditing, technology analysis, bookkeeping and staff overhauling, among other services.
Community Partnership Charter School 241 Emerson Pl, Brooklyn, NY11205 Community Partnership Charter School is a neighborhood school open to all students who are eligible to enroll in New…More York City public schools. There are no financial or academic requirements for admission, and the school offers a rigorous academic program that helps students explore and develop their own special talents. The curriculum includes reading, writing, math, science, social studies, music, movement, physical education, technology, Spanish and art. Check the website for a schedule of events and details on admission and registration.
Brooklyn Technical High School 29 Fort Greene Pl, Brooklyn, NY11217 Founded in 1923, Brooklyn Tech began as an all-boys school specializing in science, technology, engineering and…More mathematics. In 1970, women were admitted for the first time. The school proudly touts its long history of academic excellence, and is regularly listed among the top high schools in the country. The school also has many famous alumni, including two Nobel Laureates and Congressman Anthony Weiner (D-NY).
Located on Myrtle Avenue just west of Fort Greene Park, Fort Greene Snap is an organization that aims "to provide to…More low and moderate income residents, in and near Fort Greene, access to gainful employment, further education, and quality health care by offering programs in technology, entrepreneurship and life skills." Come here for a classes in a wide range of subjects, from basic computer literacy and web design to entrepreneurship and fiction writing. Visit Fort Greene Snap's official website for more detailed information.
With over 300 branches and more than 12,000 mentors providing guidance and support across the country, SCORE is a…More major national partner in helping businesses and communities grow stronger together. It provides in-person and online workshops and mentoring services for business owners. The mentors specialize in business finance and accounting, marketing and PR, and information technology. SCORE's website has extensive tools and templates for small business owners at every stage of development.
As of August 2012, SCORE and Patch are officially working together to make sure communities thrive. Reach out to this local chapter or contact your local Patch editor to learn more.
Brooklyn Tech Alumni Association 29 Fort Greene Pl, Brooklyn, NY11217 According to its official mission statement, the Brooklyn Tech Alumni Association exists, "[t]o support Brooklyn…More Technical High School as the premier specialized high school for science, technology, engineering and mathematics by harnessing the intellectual and financial power of Tech alumni." To that end, the organization has raised more than $15 million in donations since its inception. An endowment initiated in 1998 will ensure the school will continue to have financial backing for years to come. See the official website for more detailed information on the association's work and upcoming events.