Corps Member Anisa McMillian’s Food Advocate Blog
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Corps Member Anisa McMillian’s Food Advocate Blog

As a cohort, we were given the opportunity to participate in a two-day special training that involved cooking, photography, videography, […]


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Stone Bailey Reflects on the Service Corps Hydroponics Tour
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Stone Bailey Reflects on the Service Corps Hydroponics Tour

More and more community gardens and rooftop farms are popping up in New York City. Urban agriculture is poised to […]


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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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Uniform Ceremony Message from Lisbeth Shepherd
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Uniform Ceremony Message from Lisbeth Shepherd

Congratulations to our newest members on earning your uniforms! The newest Cohort 20 Corps Members earned their uniforms on August […]


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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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A Saturday at Red Hook’s Compost Site
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A Saturday at Red Hook’s Compost Site

This blog post was contributed by Cohort 19 Member SR. Saturday, May 25, 2019, some fellow teammates and I spent […]


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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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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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