CAAAV exposes and struggles against violence with the goal of building community capacity to exercise self-determination.


Project Spotlight

Community Board 3 Meeting: Two Bridges Area

Community Board 3 Meeting: Two Bridges Area

On August 14th, Community Board 3 had a public hearing where local organizations, tenants, and supporters gathered to share their concerns regarding the Two Bridges Large-Scale Residential Development proposal projected to build three high-rise buildings in the Lower East Side. CAAAV is in alliance with local groups Good Old Lower East Side (GOLES) and Tenants United Fighting For Lower East Side (TUFF-LES), Council Member Margaret Chin and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer in opposing the development of these towers because it will change the landscape, livelihood, and day-to-day life... read more