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Celebrating The Cohort 17 & 18 Graduation!

Celebrating The Cohort 17 & 18 Graduation!

April 25, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Projects   |   Comments Off on Celebrating The Cohort 17 & 18 Graduation!»

On Friday, April 12, 2019, Green City Force celebrated the graduation of our 17th and 18th Cohorts! With the day’s 47 graduates, GCF’s alumni network now numbers over 480 members! These two Cohorts are the first to graduate under GCF’s one ...

Graduate Speaker Justin Baker on Power

Graduate Speaker Justin Baker on Power

April 24, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Graduate Speaker Justin Baker on Power»

The following remarks were written and delivered by Justin Baker for the Cohort 17 & 18 graduation celebration on April 12th, 2019 at 32BJ SEIU. Justin reflects on power and the importance of perseverance. [caption id="attachment_8444" align="aligncenter" width="600"]

Graduate Speaker Kayla Trammell on Service

Graduate Speaker Kayla Trammell on Service

April 23, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Graduate Speaker Kayla Trammell on Service»

The following remarks were written and delivered by Kayla Trammell for the Cohort 17 & 18 graduation celebration on April 12th, 2019 at 32BJ SEIU. Kayla reflects on the Green City Force pillar of Service and the value of knowledge. [caption ...

What Does Earth Day Mean to You?

What Does Earth Day Mean to You?

April 22, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on What Does Earth Day Mean to You?»

We asked the Green City Force graduates working in our EmPower New York social enterprise program for their thoughts on Earth Day. Here's what they said:   “Earth day means to be Green, Strong, and ...

Meet Earlton Massenberg, GCF Alum

Meet Earlton Massenberg, GCF Alum

April 03, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Uncategorized   |   Comments Off on Meet Earlton Massenberg, GCF Alum»

Earlton Massenburg From Van Dyke Houses, Brownsville Graduate of Love Where You Live Corps Cohort 13, 2017 “One of the most important things I learned from ...

Meet Chantel Kemp, GCF Alum

Meet Chantel Kemp, GCF Alum

March 15, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Meet Chantel Kemp, GCF Alum»

Chantel Kemp From Marlboro Houses, Brooklyn Graduate of Urban Farm Corps Cohort 14, 2018 “Green City Force has shown me that I have the capacity to strive for higher goals and that with positive ...

The Power of Love

The Power of Love

February 14, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on The Power of Love»

Everything we do and care about at Green City Force is based on the Power of Love and the Pillars of Service, Training, Sustainability and Justice. Here are some thoughts about love and service from members of Cohort 18.

Corps Members Reflect on MLK Day

Corps Members Reflect on MLK Day

January 21, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Projects   |   Comments Off on Corps Members Reflect on MLK Day»

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is an important memorial at Green City Force. Two of our four organizational pillars, “Service” and “Justice,” are hallmarks of Dr. King’s legacy. Our Corps Members, alumni and staff ...

Meet Salonia Thompson, GCF Alum

Meet Salonia Thompson, GCF Alum

January 15, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Meet Salonia Thompson, GCF Alum»

Salonia Thompson From Brownsville Houses, Brownsville Graduate of Love Where You Live Cohort 13, 2017 ““Following the path to Green City Force, I've gained knowledge and skills in the energy field. I've had the chance to ...

Meet Tyrone Robinson, GCF Alum

Meet Tyrone Robinson, GCF Alum

January 11, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Uncategorized   |   Comments Off on Meet Tyrone Robinson, GCF Alum»

Tyrone Robinson From Mitchel Houses, South Bronx Graduate of Urban Farm Corps Cohort 14, 2018 “With the Help of my Cohort and leaders, GCF has helped me discover my hidden potential in areas of life ...

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