At a recent meeting Cecily Smithreminds us that Rotary is becoming "21st century Inclusive," screening the short (3 min) youtube video "All That We Share." To join, contact any of our officers (listed in the left column). Check out the RotaryFOUR WAY TESTwhich asks:
Bridgette Griswold (Executive Director)gave a spirited presentation on theGroundwork Hudson Valley. The Yonkers-based organization works with community residents to restore the urban landscape, promoting long-term economic and environmental neighborhood renewal. Groundworkhas uncoveredpolluted rivers, turned an abandoned train line into a new greenway, and transformed vacant lots into urban farms and playgrounds. Their Science Barge is an important educational resource on the Hudson River.
The National Park Service and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service consider Groundworks youth programs among the best in the nation. Groundwork Hudson Valley won the 2017 Outstanding Careers & Technical Education Partner of the Year Award from Yonkers Public Schools and the National Park Service 2016 Centennial Volunteer Challenge Award among others.Get in Touch with Mechanic