Organizations

Assemblyman Joseph R. Lentol

BK ROT

Brooklyn Botanic Garden – NYC Compost Project hosted

Brooklyn Public Library

Center for Educational Innovation

Council Member Stephen Levin

El Puente Green Light District

Eyebeam Atelier – GCEF Project – Soil Cycle: A Mobile Compost Initiative

Greenpoint Monitor Museum

Groundswell

GrowNYC

Harbor School

Human Impacts Institute

In Our Backyards, Inc.

Lower East Side Ecology Center

National Wildlife Federation – Eco-Schools USA

Neighbors Allied for Good Growth

New York City Department of Environmental Protection

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene – The Brooklyn District Public Health Office

New York Road Runners

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation

New York State Senator Daniel L. Squadron

New York State Senator Martin Malavé Dilan

North Brooklyn Compost Project

NYC Department of Sanitation – Bureau of Recycling and Sustainability

NYC Parks & Recreation – Partnership for Parks / City Parks Foundation

OKO FARMS

Partners

Recycle-A-Bicycle

Safe Kids NYC – Manhattan, Staten Island, Brooklyn and the Bronx

Sierra Club

St. Nicks Alliance

The Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund

The Hudson River Foundation

The Newtown Creek Group

The North Brooklyn Boat Club

The People’s Firehouse

The Research Foundation of the City University of New York

The Riders Alliance

TOWN SQUARE

Transition North Brooklyn

United States Environmental Protection Agency

Wearable Collections

Events

Stories

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

Go Green! Brooklyn Festival 2017

Go Green! Brooklyn Festival 2017

Go Green! Brooklyn Festival 2017 McCarren Park Saturday, June 3, 12-5 PM The Go Green! Brooklyn Festival was a huge success last year, welcoming hundreds of new and returning exhibitors, and attendees. And we’re happy that the Greenpoint Star wrote an amazing story about the success of the festival last year. You can click here for the story or continue reading… Read More