www.grownyc.org -- GrowNYC provides the tools and resources New Yorkers need to improve our environment, block by block, community by community.
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.
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! Programs include: Greenmarket, Office of Recycling Outreach and Education, Open Space Greening, Grow to Learn: Citywide School Garden Initiative and hands-on environmental education
2011 Neighborhood Builders Award from Bank of America
2010 Environmental Excellence Award from U.S. EPA