Author: NYCCGC

Join our Board of Directors

2016 ELECTIONS: March General Meeting March 17, 6:30pm-8:30pm 232 E. 11th St., Manhattan Join our board! Help us find the right leaders for growing the movement. NYCCGC’s all volunteer board meets monthly, facilitates monthly general meetings, organizes events, protests, and…

February General Meetings

Thursday, February 18 Thursday’s general meeting will take place in two locations – join us at whichever is most convenient for you! These meetings will continue efforts to organize community gardens still threatened by the development of HPD land. We…

January General Meeting: 1/21, 6:30pm

A lot has happened in the last month! 9 community gardens are threatened with demolition, while 34 are moving to Parks. Come hear what the community gardens on HPD land have been doing to organize and about efforts to forge…

PACK THE COURT!

The Boardwalk Community Garden is on its third judge, who will once again hear this case. The new court date is: Monday, December, 14th 8am (rally), 9:30am (hearing) Brooklyn Supreme Court, 360 Adams Street Subway: R to Court St.; 2,…

Petition to Save Community Gardens on HPD Land

Dear friends, Sign this petition TODAY! For almost a year now community gardens on land under HPD (Housing Preservation and Development) jurisdiction have worked tirelessly with the support of NYCCGC, 596 Acres and other allied organizations in the fight to…

Gardens Rising Logo Competition

Rules The deadline for submission is Friday November 27, 2015. All submissions must include, “Gardens Rising” in the design. All entries must be accompanied by your name and contact information. By submitting an entry, you agree to be bound by…

Tuesday, 11/17: Action to save gardens on HPD land

Join us and gardens on HPD land to protest the 6th Annual Brooklyn Real Estate Summit at the Brooklyn Museum, organized by the Brooklyn Anti-Gentrification Network (BAN). Land grabs by real estate developers are causing widespread displacement, particularly of people…

Gardens Rising

Program Announcement: Since 1996, the New York City Community Garden Coalition has promoted the preservation, creation, and empowerment of community gardens through education, advocacy, and grassroots organizing. NYCCGC is the only organization in New York City by and for community…

November General Meeting

Please join us for our November general meeting Thursday, 11/19, at 6:30pm. The meeting will take place at the Neighborhood Preservation Center in Manhattan (232 E. 11th St). Bring updates about your garden. We’ll bring updates about cases and issues…