Castle Hill Houses Neighborhood Cleanup
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Castle Hill Houses Neighborhood Cleanup

This blog post was contributed by Cohort 14 alum Keshanee Gumby. My name is Keshanee Gumby, I’m from Castle Hill […]


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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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Meet Earlton Massenberg, GCF Alum
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Meet Earlton Massenberg, GCF Alum

Earlton Massenburg From Van Dyke Houses, Brownsville Graduate of Love Where You Live Corps Cohort 13, 2017 “One of the […]


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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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Meet Salonia Thompson, GCF Alum
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Meet Salonia Thompson, GCF Alum

Salonia Thompson From Brownsville Houses, Brownsville Graduate of Love Where You Live Cohort 13, 2017 ““Following the path to Green […]


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Meet Tyrone Robinson, GCF Alum
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Meet Tyrone Robinson, GCF Alum

Tyrone Robinson From Mitchel Houses, South Bronx Graduate of Urban Farm Corps Cohort 14, 2018 “With the Help of my […]


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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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Vivian’s Harvest Festival Experience
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Vivian’s Harvest Festival Experience

This blog post was contributed by Cohort 17 Corps Member Vivian Osobaye. My first harvest festival in the Bronx at […]


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Kaela’s Harvest Festival Experience
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Kaela’s Harvest Festival Experience

This blog post was contributed by Cohort 17 Corps Member Kaela Arroyo. My experience hosting the Harvest Festival at Wagner […]


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GCF Welcomes NYC First Lady and Speaker Mark-Viverito to Announce New Farms at NYCHA
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GCF Welcomes NYC First Lady and Speaker Mark-Viverito to Announce New Farms at NYCHA

On Thursday, September 28, the New York City First Lady, Chirlane McCray, visited the Wagner Houses Farm at NYCHA as […]


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Missed GCF on NBC Give? Tune in Tomorrow to Watch it Again!
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Missed GCF on NBC Give? Tune in Tomorrow to Watch it Again!

Tune in to NBC this Saturday, March 25 at noon, to watch Give host Jenna Bush Hager visit the Bay […]


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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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