New York Sun Works, Inc.

by Leah Butz
New York Sun Works, Inc.
Address
157 Columbus Avenue
Address Line 2
Suite 432
NY
NY
10023
Phone Number
(212) 757-7560
Director, Manager or CEO
Manuela Zamora
Community members served per month
We will be serving 65 partner school hydroponic science labs by the end of 2017.
Volunteers per month
12
Number of staff/employees
9
Annual Budget
$583,000
Year Started
2004
Major Funders
Frankfurt Kurnit, Hort Americas, Jamis, Hydrofarm, Crop King Inc., ARUP, General Hydroponics, BIO Green Clean, Botanicare, UL NAAEE, Harvard Business School Community Partners, Broadway Stages
Latest Projects
Several school greenhouse projects in progress. Annual Youth Conference: Discovering Sustainability Science New K -12th Grade curriculum in development. Online teacher platform/resource hub in development. Summer and Fall Teacher Training.
Interesting Fact
45 school partnerships established in NYC and NJ. We are building 20 new partner school hydroponic science labs by the end of 2017.
Areas Served
Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island, Queens, New Jersey
Core Programs
Science and Sustainability Education through Urban Farming in Schools using
Hydroponic Science/Tech; Teacher Training and Professional Development; Curriculum Development and Assessment
Major Issues
We work with schools to design and build hydroponic "Greenhouse Classroom" science labs. We provide support and maintenance services as well as technical and curriculum training on how to use these hydroponic systems to teach science and sustainability for grades K - 12, using curriculum designed to meet state mandated science standards for each grade.
Non-profit?
Nonprofit
Frequently used hashtags
#sustainabilityscience#nysw
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