The Rebirth of an East Harlem Firehouse Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute

The Rebirth of an East Harlem Firehouse

Founded in 1976, The Caribbean Cultural Center/African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) honors the diverse cultural contributions of communities from the African Diaspora through a range of exhibitions, performances, conferences, and artist residencies. Recognized as a catalyst for cultural and economic development, CCCADI was selected by The NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Department of Housing Preservation (HPD) to redevelop and occupy former municipal firehouse, Engine Company Number 36.

An Unexpected Development Site for a Leading Special Education Provider Cooke School and Institute

An Unexpected Development Site for a Leading Special Education Provider

Founded in 1987 through a grassroots parent-led movement, the Cooke Center School and Institute serves children and young adults with special needs. The center’s ongoing growth led to its programs and operations being dispersed across four facilities in as many neighborhoods. Cooke engaged Denham Wolf to identify several scenarios that would allow for the full or partial co-location of its facilities. Ultimately, the firm supported Cooke in acquiring an 18,000 square foot development site.

A New Haven for Women’s Health Services in Queens Diane L. Max Health Center

A New Haven for Women’s Health Services in Queens

Founded on the understanding that “Planning is Power”, Planned Parenthood supports the right of every individual to manage his or her own reproductive health. By providing community-based healthcare services, invaluable educational resources, and progressive public policy advocacy, the organization promotes the wellbeing of both individuals and families. When the organization’s local affiliate identified a shortage of women’s health services in Queens, Planned Parenthood of New York City (PPNYC) set out to open its first Article 28 health center in the borough. Denham Wolf supported PPNYC in managing the design and construction of this new facility.

The Nimble Negotiation of the Atlantic Theater's Stage 2 Atlantic Theater Company

The Nimble Negotiation of the Atlantic Theater's Stage 2

Atlantic Theater Company is an award-winning Off-Broadway theater that produces great plays simply and truthfully utilizing an artistic ensemble. Founded in 1985 by David Mamet and William H. Macy, the theater was founded on the belief that the story of a play and the intent of its playwright are at the core of the creative process.

An Economic Ecosystem for the South Bronx The BankNote Building

An Economic Ecosystem for the South Bronx

Denham Wolf partnered with Taconic Investment Partners to redevelop the iconic BankNote Building in the South Bronx, transforming over 400,000 SF of industrial space into a vibrant hub for nonprofit and creative businesses. Though this major development project represented Denham Wolf’s first foray beyond our customary consulting and project management roles, it was a natural extension of our real estate work with nonprofits.

A New Act for the Opera Industry’s Greatest Resource Opera America

A New Act for the Opera Industry’s Greatest Resource

Founded in 1970, OPERA America is a national nonprofit organization committed to enriching the creation, presentation, and enjoyment of opera. Through a range of services that support individual artists, organizational sustainability, and audience development, OPERA America strives to create a vibrant culture within which the art of opera can truly flourish. During the organization’s relocation from Washington D.C. to New York City, and subsequent expansion, Denham Wolf served as an indispensable partner.

A Mission-First Roadmap for a Growing Ministry and its Historic Campus St. Luke in the Fields Block-wide Redevelopment

A Mission-First Roadmap for a Growing Ministry and its Historic Campus

The Church of St. Luke in the Fields is a vibrant and inclusive Episcopal church known for its spiritual and social mission, brilliant choir, and beautiful block-wide campus. The Church has owned and occupied the block since the 1800s and recently looked to this real estate asset to support its growing programs and secure its financial future, with leadership from Denham Wolf.

A Brownsville health center revitalized for the 21st century Brownsville Multi-Service Family Health Center

A Brownsville health center revitalized for the 21st century

In 1982, the Brownsville Community Development Corporation established the Brownsville Multi-Service Family Health Center (BMS) in order to provide affordable healthcare to local residents. When the economic decline of the late 2000s spurred a wave of hospital closings in the area, BMS resolved to enhance and expand operations and tapped Denham Wolf’s expertise.

A Second Facility for New York State's first Latino-led Charter School Amber II School Facility

A Second Facility for New York State's first Latino-led Charter School

Led by the community-based Association of Progressive Dominicans (ACDP), Amber Charter School became the first Latino-led charter school in New York State in 2000. Fourteen years later, the school’s success inspired expansion plans, but site search challenges and a constrained budget hindered progress. With the start a new school year looming and 100 students arriving, Amber looked to Denham Wolf’s Project Management team to get prepared.

A Thriving Performance Space for Artists from Around the World Baryshnikov Arts Center - Jerome Robbins Theater

A Thriving Performance Space for Artists from Around the World

The Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) is a foundation, creative laboratory, and performance space that represents Mikhail Baryshnikov’s vision of creating a vibrant multi-disciplinary arts venue in New York City.

Bridging the Gap between Healthcare Access and Underserved Queens Residents Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center

Bridging the Gap between Healthcare Access and Underserved Queens Residents

The Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center (Addabbo) is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and a Level 3 Patient Center Medical Home, providing a full range of high-quality, accessible, and cost effective healthcare services to the medically indigent, the uninsured, the underinsured, and the undocumented of New York City. Denham Wolf’s partnership with the organization has resulted in two significant expansion projects aimed at combating the health disparities that have recently ailed the Far Rockaway community in South Queens.

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