How often does your organization use social media?:
Infrequent – every 2 to 6 months.
Interesting Fact About the Organization:
Collaboration with NYC environmental organizations such as Lower East Side Ecology Center, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Solar One, and Transportation Alternatives, to promote sustainable living in Flatbush.
Number of staff/employees:
Donations – Fiscally sponsored by the Open Space Institute, Inc. in NYC as part of its Citizen Action Program.
Community Advocacy, Garden Education, Urban Agriculture
About the Organization:
Sustainable Flatbush works with neighbors of the community to encourage, educate and advocate for sustainable living. They envision equal access to healthy food access and open spaces.
Projects include sponsoring Central Brooklyn’s first electronics recycling event, creating a community garden where apartment dwellers can grow their own vegetables, and installing a temporary park in a parking space.
Energy Solutions, Livable Streets, Urban Gardening and Farming, Zero Waste