We Own It

Making Policy Public

We Own It

Keep Your Family's Home

Public Access Design

Keep Your Family's Home

Seeking Sanctuary

Urban Investigations

Seeking Sanctuary

Rent, Rights, and Repairs

Public Access Design

Rent, Rights, and Repairs

Up Closed and Personal

Urban Investigations

Up Closed and Personal

Shelter Skelter

Urban Investigations

Shelter Skelter

 

In the summer of 2018 CUP, in collaboration with the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), partnered with Teaching Artist Hugo Rojas and public high school students from around the South Bronx to investigate who has access to nature and who decides. Katie Lan, one of ... more

 

Friday, August 17, 2018 12PM

A huge thank you to Emilio and Katie, our stellar summer interns! We’re sad to see you go, but wish you the best of luck and happy trails! Here’s what they’ve been up to this summer at CUP!

open call

Friday, August 3, 2018 12PM

CUP is seeking a full-time Development and Program Assistant to provide support on CUP’s Youth Education and Community Education projects, as well as assist with organizational initiatives, particularly fundraising.

news

Friday, August 3, 2018 12PM

We’re thrilled to announce our latest Making Policy Public jury! This year we are joined by Natalia Aristizabal, Tracy Ma, Raymond Audain, and Jillian Tamaki (clockwise, from top left).

 

Friday, August 3, 2018 12PM

CUP is proud to announce that we are 1 of 14 finalists for the New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards!

The New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards recognize innovative and replicable nonprofit management practices. An expert 31-member selection committee chose the 14 finalists, following a readiness assessment, in-depth application, and 360-review of all management practices. Click here to learn more about the program and award!

We’re honored to be considered among such a stellar group of organizations! A huge congrats to our fellow finalists!

open call

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 10AM

CUP is seeking a Fall 2018–Spring 2019 intern to provide support for the organization on our Youth Education and Community Education programs. CUP is looking for the intern to assist with several projects, including: + Research/general project support on CUP’s ... more

debut presentation

On July 21, 2018 students from KAPPA International High School presented The Good, Bad, & Unknown.

open call

Friday, July 20, 2018 12PM

Calling all advocates and designers! CUP is seeking collaborators for the next four issues of Making Policy Public. Making Policy Public is our series of eight- to ten-month long collaborations of CUP staff, a designer (or design team), and a grassroots organization ... more

launch event

On June 1, 2018 students from the International Community High School presented the Free For All?.

 

Saturday, June 23, 2018 1:45PM

Executive Director of CUP Christine Gaspar will be on a panel on Social Entrepreneurship as a Practice Model at the AIA Annual Conference. She will be joined by Garrett Jacobs, Executive Director of Open Architecture Collaborative, Vanna Whitney, Senior Associate of AIA, ... more

debut presentation

On June 21, 2018 student from Life Sciences Secondary School presented From Cellblock to Your Block.

debut presentation

On June 12, 2018 students from Bushwick Leaders’ High School for Academic Excellence presented Seeking Sanctuary.

Child Support?!

Making Policy Public

Child Support?!

The Deciders

City Studies

The Deciders

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Making Policy Public

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Pass It On!

Making Policy Public

Pass It On!

Rent Regulation Rights

Making Policy Public

Rent Regulation Rights

A Fair Chance

Making Policy Public

A Fair Chance

Your Guide to Welfare in NYC

Making Policy Public

Power Trip

Urban Investigations

Power Trip