Category: Community Announcements

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…

Elizabeth Street Garden Threatened by Development Plan

NYCCGC supports Elizabeth Street Garden in its call for the City to rescind the RFP at the Elizabeth Street Garden. The City’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) issued a Request for Proposals (RFP), a move to replace the Elizabeth…

November Monthly Meeting @ OWS!

At its core, New York City Community Garden Coalition is a human rights organization. Therefore, in lieu of our regular monthly meeting, scheduled for Thursday, October 17, we are asking all our members and supporters to join us in solidarity…

Join With Us: NYC Community Gardeners Occupy Wall Street SUN.16.OCT

Sunday, October 16 is World Food Day – and New York City Community Garden Coalition thinks that the best way for community gardeners to observe World Food Day is to Occupy Wall Street! Meet up with NYCCGC at 3:00pm at Chatham Square…

Black Farmers & Urban Gardeners Conference Returns Oct 14-16

The second annual Black Farmers and Urban Gardeners Conference will “connect growers, eaters, and organizations across the country to nurture the health and well-being of Black America and the environment as a whole.” Attendees will explore issues of race, class, health, and…

Take Action to SAVE GreenThumb!

As many of you may already know, proposed federal budget cuts threaten the GreenThumb program and its support of New York City’s Community Gardens! Please, spread the word by printing out and sharing NYCCGC’s Action Alert and Petition to SAVE GreenThumb! Right…

NYCCGC Action Alert/Community Announcement

There will be a public hearing concerning the Park Dept.’s Proposed Rules set to replace the 2002 Community Gardens Agreement/OAG Memorandum of Agreement Tuesday, August 10 @ Chelsea Recreation Center 430 West 25th Street, 11:00am NYCCGC is firmly against the…