At Groundwork Rhode Island we work with community residents, businesses, and organizational partners to create diverse, meaningful programs and on-the-ground projects where children, youth, and adults can put stewardship of the environment into practice. Our programs include:

  • EPA-funded job training in Environmental Workforce Development
  • Green Teams – summer youth employment program sponsored by the Miriam Hospital, U.S. Forest Service, and other local partners
  • GroundCorp – our fee-for-service landscaping social venture that provides our job training graduates with paid hands-on experience in sustainable landscaping, urban land restoration, green infrastructure and stormwater management, and general landscaping maintenance work
  • Hope Tree Nursery, Prairie Avenue Farm and Greenhouse, and Ring Street Community Garden
  • Harvest Cycle – residential food scrap collection program

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