Ascendant Stands with Racial Justice June 8, 2020 - Ascendant Neighborhood Development (AND) stands with Black communities during this critical time in our nation’s history as they speak up and take action against racism. As a community-based organization in Northern Manhattan, we rededicate ourselves to serving our BIPOC community members and partner organizations. We pledge to use our resources to advocate for racial justice… Continue Reading
COVID-19 Statement April 2, 2020 - Dear Ascendant Supporters, We hope you and your families remain healthy and safe as this public health crisis unfolds. Over the last few weeks, Ascendant has been working closely with our property management team, colleagues, partners, residents, and friends to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 on our communities. We are writing to let you… Continue Reading
From the Director: Thank you for making Ascendant’s 2019 benefit a huge success! November 25, 2019 - Cheers to another year of building homes and raising up communities, and to another annual benefit filled with laughter and celebration! Continue Reading


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