Draw the line!

Technical Assistance

Draw the line!

Bail's Set... What's Next?

Public Access Design

Bail's Set... What's Next?

What Is Affordable Housing?

Envisioning Development

What Is Affordable Housing?

It's Not Just Personal

Making Policy Public

It's Not Just Personal

The Water Underground

Urban Investigations

The Water Underground

Voters Rule

City Studies

Voters Rule

Party

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 7:30PM

This year’s Benefit will take place on Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 at 26 Bridge in DUMBO. Save the date to join our community of advocates, artists, designers, and other urban enthusiasts to celebrate another year of CUP! Your support of the Benefit makes our work ... more
  • 26 Bridge St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

open call

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 5PM

The call for proposals for the 10th anniversary year of Making Policy Public is now open, marking a decade of CUP’s leadership in community-engaged design collaborations for social change.

open call

Monday, August 7, 2017 5PM

CUP is seeking applications from grassroots community organizations and advocacy groups for Public Access Design! Public Access Design projects are collaborations in which CUP, a designer, and an advocate work together to create an accessible visual ... more

talk, news, open call

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 1PM

Hey Advocates! Join CUP’s Community Education staff members, Oscar Nuñez and Mark Torrey, on Wednesday, July 19th at 1 pm as they explain everything you need to know to create a top-notch advocate or community group application for CUP’s Making ... more

news

Thursday, July 13, 2017 3:06PM

CUP is excited to announce the selection of Nicholas Johnson as our first ever CUP Fellow for Change in Design! The Fellowship is our new initiative to support the development of a pipeline of talented individuals from historically under-represented communities into the ... more

news

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 4:18PM

This year, we are celebrating ten years of Making Policy Public! That’s ten years of collaborations, visual explanations, and increasing access to information and decision-making to those who need it most. 

For a limited time only, we are offering four classic issues of Making Policy Public from the first years of the program at a special price: Vendor Power!, Immigrants Beware!, I Got Arrested! Now What?, and We Are Public Housing. Get all four issues for $25–that’s over 20% off!

Click here to order your set today!

launch event

On June 22, 2017 students from the Comprehensive Model School Project presented What’s On Your Plate?

launch event

On June 21, 2017 students from the Bronx School for Law, Government, and Justice presented Zoning It In…

 

On June 29, 2017 students from Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School presented Our Voice, Our Choice. 

launch event

On June 28, 2017 students from EBC High School for Public Service presented Displaced From This Place?

news

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 4:02PM

We are excited to announce that CUP will join 60 amazing NYC arts organizations participating in the Racial Equity in the Arts Innovation Lab with Race Forward! The Lab will support participating arts leaders in developing and implementing strategic racial equity prototypes, ... more

news

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 12:26PM

What does civic engagement look like for youth today? How can students have an impact in the age of Trump? CUP’s Urban Investigations educational programs have always given high school students the tools to ask tough questions about important issues and hold ... more

Welcome to Health Care!

Making Policy Public

Welcome to Health Care!

Rent Regulation Rights

Making Policy Public

Rent Regulation Rights

Fast-Tracked

Urban Investigations

Fast-Tracked

Fast Trash

City Studies

Fast Trash

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Making Policy Public

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Food Stamped

City Studies

Food Stamped

Ready, Set, Apply!

Technical Assistance

Ready, Set, Apply!

My ID

City Studies

My ID