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Crain’s New York: How Jocelynne Rainey gives nonprofits a leg up on the competition

Brian Pascus

Crain’s New York

Crain's Power Corner profiles prominent leaders in politics and policy. In each edition, reporter Brian Pascus unpacks how each person defines power and how that person plans to help change the city. 

As president and CEO of the Brooklyn Community Foundation, Jocelynne Rainey leads an organization that is the first public foundation dedicated to supporting Brooklyn’s charitable community. Since its start in 2009, the foundation has provided $75 million in grants to nonprofits throughout the borough.

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