Brooklyn-based Green City Force teaches sustainability to NYCHA tenants

Participants receive hands-on experience, a stipend and money

Participants receive hands-on experience, a stipend and money toward their education. (April 25, 2014 10:02 AM)

Some public housing residents are getting ready for successful futures while making their communities greener. 

It's all part of the Brooklyn-based Green City Force program, which teaches NYCHA tenants from across the city about sustainability while they harvest locally sourced produce. 

Participants not only receive hands-on experience for jobs in the green industry, but they're...

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