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Our Awards & Honors


Town Square is proud to have receive many awards and honors over the years.  But our greatest joy is continuing to bring successful community events to North Brooklyn.  Giving families new and fun ways to spend time together, offering educational opportunities to our children, creating community bonds. . . these are the best rewards!

Carmine "Dusty" De Chiara 

Community Award

Proud recipient since 2009


Town Square was honored on June 11, 2009 at the Seneca Democratic Club's 110th anniversary celebration.  Town Square Chairperson Susan Anderson, as well as Town Square directors and community members, were in attendance to receive the community service award. We are humbled to have been honored every year since.  Read more!


Brooklyn Borough Proclamation for Go Green! Greenpoint Festival

2008 & 2011


At Town Square Inc.'s first Go Green! Greenpoint! Festival, Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz honored Town Square by declaring Saturday, April 19th, 2008"Town Square's Go Green Greenpoint! Earth Day Festival Celebration" in Brooklyn. Town Square was subsequently honored again in 2011. 

Lucy Burns Activist Award



In March 2009, Town Square Chairperson Susan Anderson was honored with the Lucy Burns Activist Award for her dedication to the Greenpoint and Williamsburg community. 

Susan was one of six women honored by Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz at the Women’s Herstory Induction Ceremony at Borough Hall. 

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Seneca Club's Woman of the Year 2007


In 2007, Susan Anderson was honored by the Seneca Democratic Club, with the "Woman of the Year Award,"

for all her hard work in organizing and creating Town Square Inc.

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