Author: NYCCGC

Run for the board of the NYC Real Estate Investment Cooperative

The NYC Real Estate Investment Cooperative (REIC) is a group of over 500 New Yorkers pooling money and power to invest in real estate that preserves, restores and enhances local spaces for cultural, commercial and charitable uses in New York City.…

Feed Your City: UN Call for Submissions

The UN Food Gardens Initiative, in partnership with UN-Habitat, is organizing a showcase of small scale urban agriculture initiatives in the Americas in order to share experiences, raise awareness about urban agriculture in the region, and incentivize policy action in…

Aug 5: Public meeting to discuss Mayor’s Rat Reduction Plan

Loisaida United Neighborhood Gardens (LUNGS) and the NYC Community Garden Coalition would like to invite you to a public meeting to discuss Mayor DeBlasio’s Rat Reduction Plan and how it will affect our neighborhood. The Mayor has included the East Village…

Aug 12 -19: Harlem Green Community Garden Expo

The HARLEM GREEN Community Garden Tour, in existence for eleven years, has taken it to another level! This year, August 12-19, we are hosting the HARLEM GREEN Community Garden EXPO! Gardens in both East and West Harlem & Washington Heights…

Gardens in the News

Catch up on the latest about community gardens in the news in our media round-up! Scroll for On the Radar, Community News, and Garden Stories. On the Radar Seeds of discord? Garden sprouts a sue-ready group The Villager, 4/27/17 Official…

Board Elections: Who’s on the Ballot?

NYCCGC Board Elections are on Thursday, April 20th. On the ballot: Ray Figeuroa-Reyes, Aresh Javadi, Renee Peperone, Jill Poklemba, Sharon Sockwell, Mike Young (new), Christine Johnson (new), Ellen Belcher (new)

People’s Climate March Buses with Food & Farm Justice HUB

The Food & Farm Justice Hub believes that good food fuels powerful communities. And we also believe that good food fuels great revolution. Join us on Saturday, April 29th as we march to: Advance solutions to the climate crisis [that…

Gardens in the News

Catch up on the latest about community gardens in the news in our media round-up!

Gardens Rising Feasibility Study Earns ASLA-NY Design Award

We are thrilled to announce the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) NY has selected the Gardens Rising Green Infrastructure Feasibility Study and WE Design for a Merit Award! All of the winning projects will be on display at the Center…