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GreenThumb GrowTogether Conference 2017

33rd Annual GreenThumb GrowTogether Conference "Sustaining Garden Legacies" March 25, 2017 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Hostos Community College 450 Grand Concourse Bronx, NY 10451 Come celebrate the official kick-off of the community gardening season in New York City. The day will be packed with 30+ workshops on garden related topics including: food systems…

 

CCNYC Community-Scale Compost Grants

In collaboration with the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board and Borough President Gale Brewer, Citizens Committee for New York City is awarding grants of up to $750 to start or expand compost projects in NYC.   Groups such as community gardens, schools, tenant associations, and community organizations in all five boroughs are eligible for the grant. Grant funds can be used to build compost bins, purchase other…

 

Partnerships for Parks - Capacity Fund Grants

Partnerships for Parks makes small grants of up to $5,000 to strengthen the outreach, membership, and program-planning capacity of community groups who care for their neighborhood parks in all five boroughs of New York City. This initiative is made possible by City Parks Foundation thanks to the Parks Equity Initiative of the New York City Council under the leadership of Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. DEADLINES…

 

Cornell Small Farms Program - Guide to Urban Farming

    Newly Updated! Guide to Urban Farming Farming in an urban area?  You'll want to check out the newly renovated Guide to Urban Farming for 2016. The guide is designed to inform urban farmers about advocating for urban agriculture, accessing and reclaiming land, producing food and farm products in city…