Green Guerillas

Green Guerillas
Organization Name:
Green Guerillas
Primary Address 1:
232 E 11th Street
Primary Address City:
New York
Primary Address State:
NY
Primary Address Zip:
10003
Long Organization Description:

Since 1973 Green Guerillas has been creating partnerships between people who care about the earth and believe in the power of community gardening to transform neighborhoods.

Organization Website Address:
Organization Phone Number:
(212) 594-2155
Director, Manager or CEO (First Name):
Steve Frillmann
How do customers and clients contact your organization?:
Email, Telephone, Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, etc), Community Meetings
Interesting Fact About the Organization:
We are launching the Grow Vertical NYC Campaign – a campaign to help community gardeners use innovative, sustainable vertical growing methods to maximize growing space in tight spaces and increase the harvest.
Number of volunteers:
75
Number of staff/employees:
Staff, interns & consultants: 18
Annual Budget:
$403,000
Year Started:
1973
Major Funders:
M.B & Edna Zale Foundation, Merck Family Fund, Land Trust Alliance, Scherman Foundation
Organization Type:
Garden Education, Nutrition Education, Urban Agriculture
About the Organization:
Green Guerillas helps community gardeners get the materials, people power, and funding they need to strengthen vibrant community gardens, produce bountiful harvests, and engage youth.
Latest Project:
Youth Poised – a program that challenges youth to evaluate applications and award grants to food-growing community garden groups in central Brooklyn.
Areas Served:
Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island, Queens
Core Programs:
Plant and material giveaways, Harvest for Neighborhoods Campaign, the Youth Farm, Grow Vertical NYC Campaign, and support for the Bronx and Manhattan Land Trusts.
Major Issues:
Community Gardens, Healthy Food Access, Urban Agriculture
Hours of Operation:
9:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Non-profit?:
Non-Profit
We have and or use Social Media?:
Yes, we do have social media (twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc…)
Frequently used hashtags 1:
#GoogleAlerts
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