Sending Gratitude to the GCF Community on Thanksgiving 2021
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Sending Gratitude to the GCF Community on Thanksgiving 2021

Dear Green City Force Community, Earlier this month, we held our annual Youth Summit designed by graduate staff member Precious […]


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Green City Force X Farm School Partnership
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Green City Force X Farm School Partnership

Photo Credits: Chloe Lazarus, Green City Force’s Operations Manager My name is Chloe Lazarus and I am the Farm Operations […]


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Happy Harvest Fest Season!
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Happy Harvest Fest Season!

Green City Force hosted our annual Harvest Festival at each of our Eco-Hub sites throughout October. This year’s festivities welcomed 445 NYCHA […]


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2021 Annual Youth Summit
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2021 Annual Youth Summit

We are excited to share that after a year hiatus, our annual Youth Summit is back! Established in 2016, Green […]


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Harvest Festivals are Back!
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Harvest Festivals are Back!

Harvest Festivals are back! Every Saturday in October from 10 AM to 2 PM, GCF will be hosting a Harvest Festival at one of […]


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Reflecting on Hispanic Heritage Month
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Reflecting on Hispanic Heritage Month

Elegy to Arturo Alfonzo Schomburg (Curated by Noshka Gonzalez)   “They told him his folks had no history. He spent […]


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Happy Climate Week!
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Happy Climate Week!

Dear GCF friends and family, Today marks the beginning of Climate Week 2021. We currently have Corps Members in service growing food, composting, […]


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Celebrating Juneteenth
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Celebrating Juneteenth

Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. On June 19th, when word […]


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Happy Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month!
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Happy Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

This month, we celebrate and recognize the contributions and influences of the Asian and Pacific Islander American community to America’s […]


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Cohort 21 Graduation Award Recipients
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Cohort 21 Graduation Award Recipients

Congratulations to all of the award recipients of Cohort 21! These awards showcase the many successes and growth opportunities of […]


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You’re Invited to Cohort 21’s Graduation Ceremony!
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You’re Invited to Cohort 21’s Graduation Ceremony!

Dear GCF Community, We are so excited to invite you to Cohort 21’s Graduation Ceremony! The ceremony will be held […]


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In Solidarity with Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities
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In Solidarity with Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities

The senseless violence targeting Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders around the country is deeply disturbing and is affecting our community […]


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Remembering Farmer John
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Remembering Farmer John

Dear GCF Community, John Cannizzo, who we lovingly knew as Farmer John, passed away on Friday, February 4th.  Our hearts […]


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Our Commitment to Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity (EID)
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Our Commitment to Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity (EID)

Over the last year, we have been intentional about taking steps to act, learn, educate others, name truths, and be […]


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Each One, Teach One Virtual Gallery
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Each One, Teach One Virtual Gallery

Green City Force introduced the “Each One, Teach One” project on Juneteenth 2020 and has continued the project throughout the […]


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Nachary Celemente’s Reflection on Sending the Right Signal Workshop
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Nachary Celemente’s Reflection on Sending the Right Signal Workshop

Launched by The Corps Network (TCN), the Moving Forward Initiative seeks to expand career exposure and increase employment in conservation […]


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Israel Sanchez’s Reflection on Sending the Right Signal Workshop
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Israel Sanchez’s Reflection on Sending the Right Signal Workshop

Launched by The Corps Network (TCN), the Moving Forward Initiative seeks to expand career exposure and increase employment in conservation […]


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Stepping Up in 2020, Gearing Up for 2021
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Stepping Up in 2020, Gearing Up for 2021

Dear GCF Community, As we reflect on this past year’s challenges and achievements, we wanted to take a moment to […]


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Celebrating MLK Day: Choosing Community Over Chaos
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Celebrating MLK Day: Choosing Community Over Chaos

At Green City Force, we honor the federal holiday marking the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a recommitment to […]


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Sadiqua Minor: Tree Assessment Reflection
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Sadiqua Minor: Tree Assessment Reflection

Sadiqua Minor : My Experience on the Tree Assessment Project What interested me most about the tree assessment project was […]


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Lawrence Harris Legacy
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Lawrence Harris Legacy

  Dear GCF family,  The passing of Lawrence Harris, a core member of the GCF team for our first decade, […]


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Native American Heritage Day 11/27
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Native American Heritage Day 11/27

This national holiday celebrates and commemorates Native American history and culture. For more information on supporting Native American Heritage Day, visit the National Day Calendar website here. […]


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You’re Invited! GCF’s Thanksgiving Celebration on #GivingTuesday 12/1
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You’re Invited! GCF’s Thanksgiving Celebration on #GivingTuesday 12/1

On behalf of Green City Force Alumni, our Service Corps, Board Members, and Staff, please join us in support of […]


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Message to Alumni from our new Executive Director
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Message to Alumni from our new Executive Director

Dear Green City Force Alumni, I hope that you are all safe and have managed to navigate the challenges of 2020. I […]


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