Small Grants For Community Compost Projects In Harlem

composting in harlemCitizens Committee for New York City, the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board (SWAB), and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer invite you to apply for grants to start, expand and grow composting programs in all five boroughs of New York City. Continue Reading →

“Essentia” At Taller Boricua Gallery In Harlem

Curated by Nitza TufiñoJanuary 22 thru March 52016Artists ConversationThursday February 4 at 6pmTaller Boricua Gallery is inaugurating 2016 with “Essentia” on January 22, 2016, at 6PM, that will feature established African-American and Puerto Rican-identified visual artists based in New York State. Continue Reading →

Sign Up For Curbside Organics Collection In Harlem

organic environment in harlemLive in a high-rise building and have neighbors with curbside organics collection?  Did you know you could have it too?  Continue Reading →

Before You Toss Your Harlem Holiday Leftovers

veggiesEntering the new year with an excess of holiday leftovers?  Before you compost or toss it, check out www.stilltasty.com, the self-proclaimed “ultimate guide to shelf life.”  Continue Reading →

Apply To The 2016 Partnerships Academy Fellowship

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 Dear Community Park Group Leaders in Harlem,

THERE’S STILL TIME to apply to the 2016 Partnerships Academy Fellowship program.  Continue Reading →

Joint Statement On Air Quality From Council Member Levine and State Senator Espaillat

adrain and mark in harlemIn a joint statement below from Harlem council member Mark Levine and State Senator Adriano Espaillat on the air quality test results at the North River Wastewater Treatment Plant.
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East Harlem Volunteers Awarded For Parks Service

MN Golden Trowel Winner 1On December 2, Partnerships for Parks hosted the It’s My Park Awards Reception to honor parks volunteers who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and commitment to their local parks through service, advocacy and collaboration. Continue Reading →

8 Handy Tips For A Sustainable Harlem Holiday

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Making a list of how to green your Harlem holidays? Here are some of our favorite tips and events to cure the post-holiday blues. Continue Reading →

Join The Northern Manhattan Action plan Meeting

West_Harlem_Climate_Resil_MeetingThis WE ACT event is the final report back on the Northern Manhattan Climate Action plan, one of our major accomplishments of 2015.  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Levine Leads Hearing On Towers Shadows On Parks

mark levine 2On Thursday, November 12, Harlem City Council Parks Committee Chair Mark Levine will lead a hearing on Int. 737, a bill he sponsored that would create a task force to address the impacts of shadows from the development of super tall towers over public parks. Continue Reading →