Since its founding in 1978, Southwest Brooklyn Industrial Development Corporation (SBIDC) has worked to create equal opportunity for the people and businesses of Brooklyn’s Southwest working waterfront. For four decades SBIDC has helped people build careers and industrial businesses in the Sunset Park, Red Hook and Gowanus neighborhoods thrive.
SBIDC has been a driving force in the improvement of the Southwest Brooklyn economy by delivering a wide range of business services to local firms and acting as an advocate for small business interests. Additionally, the organization is a critical hub for connecting local employers with job seekers.
SBIDC is committed to addressing the biggest challenges facing Southwest Brooklyn’s waterfront. From economic inequality and displacement to climate resiliency, SBIDC and the people behind it are here to ensure that everyone in Southwest Brooklyn has access to opportunity and prosperity.