Lifestyle Giving Tuesday: Ideas for New Yorkers By GEORGIA KRAL Updated December 1, 2015 11:05 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email You've taken advantage of Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. Now it's time to give a little. Giving Tuesday is here. Take the time out of your day to consider others. Here are a few ways New Yorkers can get involved. Heritage Radio Network Photo Credit: Heritage Radio Heritage Radio is a nonprofit Internet radio station in Bushwick. They are committed to covering food in a holistic way -- nothing is off-limits. If you're interested in food systems, sustainable agriculture or just eating well, the station has a program for you. Donate at: heritageradionetwork.org Transportation Alternatives Photo Credit: Transportation Alternatives Do you support safer streets, bike lanes, accessibility and more for NYC commuters? Then you should check out Transportation Alternatives, a group that's been affecting policy and changing the way New Yorkers think about getting around for many years. Anything you give from now through the end of 2015 will be matched up to $600,000. DONATE: transalt.org The New York Philharmonic Photo Credit: The New York Philharmonic If you love classical music, consider supporting the arts this Giving Tuesday. The New York Philharmonic, in addition to its performances at Lincoln Center, puts on free concerts in the summer and teaches thousands of New York schoolchildren about music through its educational programming. DONATE: nyphil.org 92nd St. Y Photo Credit: 92nd Street Y Support the great programming, classes, camps and all the 92nd Street Y has to offer this Giving Tuesday. DONATE: .92y.org/GiveBack General Assembly Opportunity Fund Photo Credit: General Assembly General Assembly, the tech community and educational center, runs a fellowship program called the Opportunity Fund that provides training, job opportunities and mentorship to underrepresented groups all over the world. Consider donating and supporting opportunities in tech for all. DONATE: generalassemb.ly FDNY Foundation Photo Credit: FDNY Foundation Help save a life, or many, by supporting the FDNY Foundation. DONATE: fdnyfoundation.org Winter Wishes / New York Cares Photo Credit: New York Cares Get involved with the New York Cares Winter Wishes campaign this Giving Tuesday. Local kids make their holiday wish lists and if you sign on, you can help their dreams become a reality. Sign up, check out the Amazon wish list and easily purchase a gift for a kid in need. New Yorkers have until Dec. 9 to get involved. MORE INFO: newyorkcares.org/winter-wishes National Wildlife Federation Photo Credit: National Wildlife Federation Care about the environment and the animals that need it to survive? The National Wildlife Federation is asking for native tree donations on this Giving Tuesday. Every tree given will be planted to help restore the natural environment for animals that need it. DONATE: nwf.org By GEORGIA KRAL Share on Facebook Share on Twitter More on this topic Heritage Radio Network grows in BrooklynIt's part of the DIY fantasy that is very much real and thriving in Brooklyn. Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.