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Cultivating Community through Open Spaces

Giving Brooklyn and Queens neighborhoods the space to flourish.

February 1, 2024

2024 BQLT Call for Board Candidates!

The Brooklyn Queens Land Trust is seeking candidates to serve as members of the BQLT Board of Directors for the 2024-26 Term.
January 13, 2024

BQLT’s 2023 BrooklynGives Campaign–We raised $14,210!

We made $14,210 in our 2023 BrooklynGives Fundraising Campaign thanks to 3 generous Double Matches and our 120+ individual donors who support our vital mission to preserve our 37 community gardens in perpetuity!
December 30, 2023

Zachary Schulman’s The Community Gardener Portrait Project: Brooklyn

The Brooklyn Queens Land Trust is proud to highlight Zachary Schulman's 2023 "The Community Gardener Portrait Project: Brooklyn" that included four BQLT gardens and eight of their gardeners: 1100 Block Bergen Street Community Garden, Clifton Place Block Association Garden, Mama Dee's Garden and Woodbine Street Block Association Garden.
October 28, 2023

BQLT Intern Reflection by Samiha Akter

The Brooklyn Queens Land Trust started an internship program for high school students this summer that continues into the fall, thanks to grant support from the Land Trust Alliance. Intern Samiha Akter shares her personal reflections from summer into fall!


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