A Day in the Field: Volunteering in Hunts Point

Posted by Sadia Choudhury

On a brilliantly sunny day at the end of July, I took a day out of the office to help my colleagues at NYRP with a volunteer event in Hunts Point, Bronx...

Our partners at Sustainable South Bronx had invited Harlem Grown—a nonprofit that works with students over the summer to learn more about gardening, agriculture, and healthy living—and they showed up eager and ready to volunteer.

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Local Talent in the Gardens of Bushwick, Brownsville and East New York

Posted by Rebecca Fitle

We love seeing more art in ALL New York City Community Gardens! That is why we are so thrilled to partner with Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC) and other amazing organizations to promote the Bringing Art to Life Series that is taking place in East Brooklyn this summer! These events celebrate the Creative Coalitions BAC established in Bushwick, Brownsville and East New York and feature entirely LOCAL talent! As if it could get any better, both East New York events take place at Gardens for the City sites! We are thrilled to see Crystal Wells and People’s Garden thriving! All of the dates are listed below, but do check BAC’s calendar for updates!

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