Capacity Building & Professional Development

Support for Organizations

Through capacity building, DYCD invests in organizational development to encourage responsible, effective organizational practices; leadership development; data-driven decision making; and numerous other practices that contribute to maintaining healthy, sustainable organizations that operate high quality programs. These organizations often serve as anchors in their communities and contribute to the vitality of neighborhoods across New York City.

Examples of topics address through capacity building include board development, financial planning and management, program design and implementation, and performance management.

To request capacity building services, please send an email to