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$2 million investment aims to give south Yonkers residents relief from heat

June 10, 2022

A $2 million investment aims to change a major heat problem impacting residents in south Yonkers. Yolanda Lee has lived at the Loehr Court Apartments for the last six years.…

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Bank of America, Bezos Earth Fund, and New York State Invest nearly $2 Million in Southwest Yonkers Climate Resiliency Initiative

June 8, 2022

Yonkers, NY – Bank of America, Bezos Earth Fund, and New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation all made a major commitment to alleviating climate risks in the Hudson Valley region…

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The Science Barge Reopens Welcoming Community Aboard

June 4, 2022

Groundwork Hudson Valley kicked off the 2022 Season Opening of its floating, completely off-the-grid science and environmental education center on the Hudson River on Saturday, June 4th. Yonkers, NY –…

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The Science Barge Opens Its Doors to the Public This Spring

May 24, 2022

Groundwork Hudson Valley’s off the grid science and environmental education center – the Science Barge – is opening its doors to the public on Saturday, June 4th from 12pm-4pm with…

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Groundwork Hudson Valley named Swiss Re’s 2022 Charity of the Year

May 13, 2022

Groundwork Hudson Valley named Swiss Re’s 2022 Charity of the Year Yonkers, NY, May 13th, 2022 — Groundwork Hudson Valley has been named Swiss Re Armonk’s Charity of the Year…

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Bronxville Rotary Club Honors Robert McGrath and Groundwork Hudson Valley

May 4, 2022

Groundwork Hudson Valley has been named a beneficiary by the Bronxville Rotary Club at the Annual Benefit Cocktail Party on April 22nd at Siwanoy Country Club in Bronxville NY. Rotarian Robert…

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What 200 People Fished out of the Saw Mill River on Earth Day

April 28, 2022

Yonkers, NY, April 28th, 2022 –  Groundwork Hudson Valley and the community led Saw Mill River Coalition mobilized 200 volunteers as part of the annual Great Saw Mill River Cleanup…

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Groundwork Hudson Valley’s Great Saw Mill River Cleanup Kicks-off Earth Day

April 8, 2022

The annual Saw Mill River cleanup kicks-off Earth Day celebrations as in-person events return to Yonkers and greater Westchester County. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Yonkers, NY, April 8th, 2022 – The…

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YPIE Students Win Prestigious Science Research Awards at Regeneron WESEF 2022

April 5, 2022

For the first time, six Yonkers Partners in Education (YPIE) students from across the Yonkers Public Schools, were recognized with awards at Regeneron WESEF, one of the most competitive and…

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2021 Year In Pictures

December 22, 2021
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