Red Hook Initiative Block Party August 16th!

This annual block party/carnival is going into it’s 5th year of festivities and will take place on Friday August 16th from 1pm to 5pm. So anyone who has the day off, or half-day Fridays, stop by and celebrate with your neighbors! As you can see in the flyer, they’ll have performances, art, games and of […]

Tickets Now on Sale for Taste of Red Hook.

This fundraiser for the Red Hook Initiative will take place Tuesday, September 24th  6pm-9pm and tickets have just gone on sale! This is a lively event for a wonderful cause and a lovely way to taste all of what Red Hook has to offer, which will include food and drink from dozens of restaurants, as […]

Spotlight on Dolce Brooklyn Artisanal Gelato

  Red Hook WiFi, a project of the Red Hook Initiative, has a YouTube channel featuring short videos of different businesses in Red Hook. We thought it would be nice to go through and share some of these on our blog spotlighting each business. We chose Dolce Brooklyn first because yesterday was 74 degrees and it’s […]

Tickets on sale for Taste of Red Hook!

Wow, the summer flew by! We have less than two weeks left of August and are saying goodbye to many of our favorite summer activities. We must remember, though, that there is plenty to look forward to coming in September! The Southwest Brooklyn Fall Festival is fast approaching and the 12th Annual Taste of Red […]

Taste of Red Hook by Jane Herro

The 11th Annual Taste of Red Hook is coming up and tickets for the event are now on sale! 50 award-winning restaurants, breweries, wineries and distilleries will gather for one night only at the Liberty Warehouse offering a variety of delicious drinks and bites for guests. A silent auction and raffle for the “ultimate Tesla […]

Tickets on Sale for Taste of Brooklyn.

The 11th annual Taste of Brooklyn is set for September 26th and tickets are now on sale for this benefit Red Hook Initiative.  This annual event is not only a lot of fun but proceeds will be going to a wonderful cause.  RHI supports youth in the community of Red Hook and can continue doing […]

RHI Impacting Mental Health in Red Hook.

RHI (Red Hook Initiative) has been offering one-on-one counseling to the youth in Red Hook for the last year.  This was just a start to what has become a partnership with ThriveNYC’s Connections to Care (C2C) to expand mental health care in Red Hook, thanks to a three year grant received last March from The Mayor’s Fund to Advance […]