#GivingTuesdayNow, We’re ready to help NYC Heal
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#GivingTuesdayNow, We’re ready to help NYC Heal

Dear friends, Nonprofits and foundations across the world have come together to host a #GivingTuesdayNow campaign TODAY, May 5th! Low-income […]


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Welcome to GCF’s New Website!
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Welcome to GCF’s New Website!

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day and the 10 year anniversary of GCF partnering with the New York […]


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GCF Celebrates Earth Day!
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GCF Celebrates Earth Day!

Ten years ago this week, something special took root. During Earth Week 2010, our partnership with NYCHA was born when […]


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GCF’s Response to COVID-19
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GCF’s Response to COVID-19

Green City Force is closing our office and pausing in-person programming from March 13 through May 15th, 2020.


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Cohort 20 Graduation Speech from CM Robert E. Cornegy Jr.
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Cohort 20 Graduation Speech from CM Robert E. Cornegy Jr.

Remarks delivered by New York City Council Member Robert Cornegy at the Cohort 20 Graduation.   Good Morning! I am […]


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Happy Climate Week from Cohort 20!
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Happy Climate Week from Cohort 20!

Happy Climate Week 2019!   This week is more important than ever as national conversations shift towards prioritizing our planet’s […]


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Graduate Speaker William Williams on Community
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Graduate Speaker William Williams on Community

Congratulations to the 18 graduates of Cohort 19!   The following remarks were written and delivered by William Williams for […]


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Happy 50 Years of Pride from GCF!
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Happy 50 Years of Pride from GCF!

Green City Force celebrates and stands in solidarity with our incredible LGBTQ+ Corps Members, alumni, staff, board, and supporters! These […]


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Rise & Root Co-founder Karen Washington Visit
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Rise & Root Co-founder Karen Washington Visit

This blog post was contributed by Cohort 19 Member SR. Monday, May 20, 2019 special guest Karen Washington presented at […]


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Celebrating The Cohort 17 & 18 Graduation!
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Celebrating The Cohort 17 & 18 Graduation!

On Friday, April 12, 2019, Green City Force celebrated the graduation of our 17th and 18th Cohorts! With the day’s […]


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Graduate Speaker Justin Baker on Power
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Graduate Speaker Justin Baker on Power

The following remarks were written and delivered by Justin Baker for the Cohort 17 & 18 graduation celebration on April […]


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Graduate Speaker Kayla Trammell on Service
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Graduate Speaker Kayla Trammell on Service

The following remarks were written and delivered by Kayla Trammell for the Cohort 17 & 18 graduation celebration on April […]


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What Does Earth Day Mean to You?
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What Does Earth Day Mean to You?

We asked the Green City Force graduates working in our EmPower New York social enterprise program for their thoughts on […]


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Justin Baker Wins Corps Member of the Year Award
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Justin Baker Wins Corps Member of the Year Award

Justin Baker (Cohort 17) along with 6 other AmeriCorps members across the country received the prestigious Corps Member of the […]


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The Power of Love
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The Power of Love

Everything we do and care about at Green City Force is based on the Power of Love and the Pillars […]


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Corps Members Reflect on MLK Day
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Corps Members Reflect on MLK Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is an important memorial at Green City Force. Two of our four organizational pillars, “Service” […]


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Mariner’s Harbor Community Meal
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Mariner’s Harbor Community Meal

On Saturday, December 1st, GCF Service Corps Members of Cohort 17 gathered with local residents at Mariner’s Harbor for a […]


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GCF Grads Are On The Move & Need Your Help To Get To Work
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GCF Grads Are On The Move & Need Your Help To Get To Work

Announcing the Launch of the Green City Mobility Fund! At Green City Force we make an ongoing commitment to graduate […]


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Celebrating a Successful Growing Season
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Celebrating a Successful Growing Season

This year Green City Force (GCF) continued our tradition of hosting Harvest Festivals at the Farms at NYCHA! As the […]


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NYCHA Farm at Red Hook Houses West
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NYCHA Farm at Red Hook Houses West

Red Hook was our first farm and came about through a partnership of GCF with Added Value and NYCHA. The […]


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