Posts Tagged Cohort 17

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"]

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 ...

Mariner’s Harbor Community Meal

Mariner’s Harbor Community Meal

January 04, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Mariner’s Harbor Community Meal»

On Saturday, December 1st, GCF Service Corps Members of Cohort 17 gathered with local residents at Mariner’s Harbor for a Community Meal to celebrate the end of the farm’s first season. The 40 residents who attended the community event took ...

Vivian's Harvest Festival Experience

Vivian's Harvest Festival Experience

November 16, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Vivian's Harvest Festival Experience»

This blog post was contributed by Cohort 17 Corps Member Vivian Osobaye. My first harvest festival in the Bronx at Forest Houses Farm was amazing and inspirational. There were ...

Kaela's Harvest Festival Experience

Kaela's Harvest Festival Experience

November 15, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Kaela's Harvest Festival Experience»

This blog post was contributed by Cohort 17 Corps Member Kaela Arroyo. My experience hosting the Harvest Festival at Wagner Houses was amazing. Knowing that I was in charge of making ...

Thomas' Harvest Festival Experience

Thomas' Harvest Festival Experience

November 13, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Thomas' Harvest Festival Experience»

This blog post was contributed by Cohort 17 Corps Member Thomas Peterson. Hey, my name is Thomas Peterson and I’m an active Corps Member of Cohort 17 and I was so grateful to have the opportunity to experience not ...

My Time with Sam

My Time with Sam

October 02, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on My Time with Sam»

This blog post about culinary training classes with training partner The Sylvia Center was contributed by Green City Force Urban Farm Corps Member Thomas Peterson. [caption id="attachment_7888" align="alignleft" width="150"] Thomas Peterson[/caption]

New Beginnings For #AmeriCorpsWeek

New Beginnings For #AmeriCorpsWeek

March 17, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on New Beginnings For #AmeriCorpsWeek»

As we close out #AmeriCorpsWeek 2018 we give our shout-out to every person who serves to #GetThingsDone for America. At Green City Force it was a week of renewal: Urban Farm Corps Cohort 14’s final day of service and the first ...

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