Interested in becoming an Environmental Ambassador?  Sign up below to attend Workshop A and Workshop B.  Both sessions are required to complete the program.  You do not need to attend both workshops at the same location.  You must be a NYCHA resident, 18 years or older to participate.

New workshop dates coming soon!  Sign up here to be notified about additional dates and locations. 

Environmental Ambassadors 2018-2019 Workshop Schedule*
*calendar in formation
Participants must attend both Session A and Session B.
We’ll provide pizza and other refreshments—no need to worry about dinner!


     Manhattan - East Harlem Council for Community Improvement
413 E 120th St [map]
     Session A: Thursday, September 13, 10am-12pm (register)
     Session B: Thursday, September 13, 12pm-2pm (register)


     East New York - Penn Wortman Community Center
     895 Pennsylvania Ave, Brooklyn
     Session A: Thursday, October 4, 6pm-8pm (register)
     Session B: Thursday, October 11, 6pm-8pm (register)


Locally grown Christmas trees, wreaths, and boughs will stay fresher longer and smell amazing. 

  • Greenmarket

    Our network of farmers markets, Youthmarkets, Fresh Food Box pick-ups, and Greenmarket Co. ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.

  • Recycle

    We blanket the five boroughs with resources like textile and food scrap collection, Stop 'N' Swaps, and free training to make waste reduction easy for all.

  • Garden

    We build and rejuvenate community & school gardens in all 5 boroughs, and support even more gardens through volunteer days, technical assistance, school garden grants, & more.

  • Education

    We foster future environmental stewards by providing 66,000 children each year with programs that provide meaningful interactions with the natural environment.