For 40 years GrowNYC has been providing green spaces and community gardens for residents of New York City, allowing a touch of country living within this metropolis of a concrete jungle. An entirely not-for-profit organisation, the aim of GrowNYC is to empower New Yorkers to secure a clean, healthy environment for future generations. They successfully do so by educating in matters of recycling and waste reduction and maintaining vibrant spaces that provide access to healthy, fresh foods. Don’t miss their fantastic farmer’s markets, a diverse, bustling space selling locally grown food at its finest.
17th St. at Broadway, New York, NY 10003