Mentoring teens with green summer jobs
Mentoring teens with green summer jobs
Farming off the grid on the science barge
Farming off the grid on the science barge
Improving access to fresh food
Improving access to fresh food
Bringing communities to life
Bringing communities to life
Freeing trees from invasive vines
Freeing trees from invasive vines
Cultivating future gardeners
Cultivating future gardeners
Blazing trails through urban centers
Blazing trails through urban centers
Uncovering a river - a new urban hub
Uncovering a river - a new urban hub

Groundwork Hudson Valley creates sustainable environmental change in urban neighborhoods through community-based partnerships that promote equity, youth leadership, and economic opportunity.

Thank you to our community, government, and corporate partners who helped bring the Yonkers Greenway Park to life!

Read more about this project here.

Recent Groundwork Hudson Valley Awards:

2018 Westchester Eco Award

U.S Environmental Protection Agency  2017 Environmental Champion Award Region 2

2017 Outstanding CTE (Careers & Technical Education) Partner of the

Year Nominee from Yonkers Public Schools

National Park Service 2016 Centennial Volunteer Challenge Award

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youth development button An offshoot of our summer Green Team, Green Corps is an after-school volunteer program for high school youth in Yonkers. Green Corps meets every Thursday from 3:30- 6PM. For more information, contact Victor Medina at victor@groundworkhv.org

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Stay tuned for our next Free-a-Tree invasive vine clearing! Groundwork Hudson Valley vine cuttings are held between late October and end of April, once a month, on alternating Saturdays and Sundays, between 10am and 1pm.

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 There's no place quite like the Science Barge with its wind turbines whirling, solar panels tracking the sun, and greenhouse bursting with hydroponic plant life. Now it features cutting-edge climate change exhibits.

For more information on how to book a class trip on the Science Barge, contact us at sciencebarge@groundworkhv.org

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