I love this organization because it affects many different areas of the community. I love it because it involves the greenmarket… I love it because it educates about recycling… I love it because it adds beauty to so many communities and public spaces in New York.
From the GrowNYC website: GrowNYC is a hands-on non-profit which improves New York City’s quality of life through environmental programs that transform communities block by block and empower all New Yorkers to secure a clean and healthy environment for future generations.
Over the past 40 years we’ve worked to become more engaged with New York City and its citizens. Whether it’s operating the world famous Union Square Greenmarket, building a new community garden, teaching young people about the environment, or improving recycling awareness, if you’re a New Yorker, GrowNYC is working near you!