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BNS brings quality programming to communities throughout Brooklyn, and also participates in street fairs and community initiatives throughout the borough. Register today and come join us!**


**All fees paid are non-refundable

Community Involvement

Interested in donating your time, experience and skills to the community? Register to volunteer.

First-Time Home Buyer’s Education Class* @ Brooklyn Neighborhood Services
Dec 15 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

First-Time Homebuyer’s Club Class


Every 3rd Saturday

Of the Month



Topics include:

-Understanding Credit

-Mortgage loans & Lending process

-How to shop for a home

-Home inspection / Contract & legal process

-Financial assistance programs


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Financial Empowerment Course @ Brooklyn Neighborhood Services
Dec 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm


This course is designed to teach the essentials of managing household finances and taking charge of our lives in a rapidly-changing market.

Taught by a certified financial coach,
the Financial Literacy course is focused on
4 key areas:

Goal-setting & Budgeting
Banking Basics
Managing Credit & Reducing Debt
Financial Planning & Investments

You can also schedule a One-on-One session with your financial coach to discuss your financial profile and help move you toward your goals. We can help you fine-tune your budget, analyze your credit report, negotiate with creditors, and more.

Classes held monthly
4th Thursday*

|RSVP required|

Please contact
Brooklyn Neighborhood Services
1012 Gates Avenue
1st Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 919-2100


  1. B. Galloway on April 5, 2018 at 12:21 am

    Looking forward to taking the Home Buyer course as well as talking to a counselor!

  2. Debra Weeks on August 28, 2018 at 10:14 pm

    Do you have a home maintenance training program coming up?

    Thank You

    • Gerard Miller on August 29, 2018 at 11:16 am

      Next Scheduled class is 9/15, 9/22, 9/29. Please call (718) 919 2100 to confirm interest. Thank you!

    • Gerard Miller on August 29, 2018 at 11:24 am

      You’re very welcome! We need 6-10 people to register to hold a class. Please let us know ASAP if you’re interested. Thanks!

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