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We're committed to making Somerville a more sustainable, equitable, and livable community. Learn more about what we do.

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Groundwork Somerville strives to bring about the sustained regeneration, improvement, and management of the physical environment through the development of community-based partnerships.

What will future communities need in order to overcome the challenges posed by a changing climate? Groundwork Somerville’s answer: diverse young leaders like the members of our Green Team.

THIS MONTH'S FEATURED TEAM MEMBER

We're super happy to have Tati back at Groundwork this summer!  Tati's love of cooking shines and we're excited for Tati to show fellow Green Team staff and crew accessible and tasty recipes that utilize the fresh produce from the farm!

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PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT

Since 2011, Groundwork Somerville’s staff, Green Team members, and community volunteers have worked together to transform two barren parking lots into an abundant food forest.

Recent News

In COVID-19 Era, Green Youth Employment Program Adapts to Online Format

Most summers, Green Team members can be spotted planting produce at South Street Farm, working a shift at the Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market, or biking through one of the city’s neighborhoods. Though this year the Green Team was most visible on Facebook and Zoom, the…

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Upcoming Events

Fall Farm Workday

October 23 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
South Street Farm

Join Groundwork Somerville at South Street Farm (138 South St., Somerville) for our October 2021 Cleaning & Greening event. We will be removing summer crops, raking leaves, planting cover crop, picking up trash, and prepping the farm for winter months. This event will take place…

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