Catching the Action from Go Green! Brooklyn Festival

Catching the Action from Go Green! Brooklyn Festival

This year’s Go Green! Brooklyn Festival was a huge success. Our exhibitors, artists, and attendees were out in full – showing off their talents, interests, and volunteering efforts. McCarren Park was the perfect backdrop for our festival, as our vendors came together to showcase our amazing community on a beautiful Brooklyn afternoon. We attracted the…

Annual Go Green! Festival Celebrates 10 Years

Annual Go Green! Festival Celebrates 10 Years

Originally written by Benjamin Fang Article can be found at: Greenpoint Star – Annual Go Green Festival celebrates 10 years Hundreds of community members joined dozens of exhibitors and partnering organizations Saturday at the 10th annual Go Green! Brooklyn Festival in McCarren Park. The annual event highlights local organizations, advocacy groups, and sustainability initiatives. Hilda Abadia, chair… Read More

Green Flags for Our Eco-Schools!

Green Flags for Our Eco-Schools!

By Olivia Carden with an introduction from Sustainability Coach, Fran Agnone On Monday, May 15th students, staff and families from four Greenpoint schools received the Green Flag, the highest achievement possible in the Eco-Schools USA Program. To celebrate students ran activity stations and families, staff and community partners gathered to support these students’ commitment to… Read More

Celebrating Greenpoint—Brooklyn’s First Green Flag Community

Celebrating Greenpoint—Brooklyn’s First Green Flag Community

By Sarah Ward Congratulations to the Greenpoint Eco-Schools! On May 15 in Brooklyn, NY, the four Greenpoint Eco-Schools–PS 31, PS 34, PS 110, and MS 126–were honored with the Eco-Schools USA highest award—the Green Flag.  The four schools have become outstanding models of school greening and sustainability and, and now, because of this new distinction,… Read More