Groundwork 2014 Gala!

April 1, 2014

Join Groundwork Somerville and friends at the annual Groundwork Somerville Gala on April 4th at 7pm. The Gala will be held at Anthony’s, on the corner of Highland and Central.…

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Groundwork Somerville in Yellowstone National Park

September 9, 2013

This summer, Groundwork Somerville was invited by Groundwork USA and the National Park Service to be part of the Youth Conservation Corps at Yellowstone National Park during the last week…

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July 8, 2013

Starting this Saturday, 7/13, the Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market will take place INSIDE the Community Room at the North St/Clarendon Hill Housing Development.  The room is off Powderhouse Blvd around…

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After-School Club Leader Orientations

March 14, 2013

If you’re interested in volunteering as an After-School Club Leader with Groundwork Somerville this spring, please sign up for one of the following orientation sessions by emailing Lee at!…

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*BOIL DOWN IS STILL ON* Sat. 10am-2pm

March 8, 2013

We are still hosting the Maple Syrup Boil Down Festival tomorrow from 10 am to 2 pm at the Growing Center, 22 Vinal Ave (off Union Sq), Somerville.  The weather…

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New Volunteer Opportunities! Boil Down and After-School Clubs

February 28, 2013

Check out our Volunteering and Internships page for upcoming volunteering opportunities! As spring arrives, we will frequently update it with work-days and other chances to get involved.  

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Read All About It! Maple Syrup Project in the news

February 20, 2013

The Somerville News featured our Maple Syrup Project in their Feb. 20th edition! Check it out by clicking here.  In addition to providing a brief history and profile of the…

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The Youth Jobs Campaign

January 17, 2013

by Kristin DelViscio, Green Team Coordinator When I was fifteen, I landed my first job at Honey Dew Donuts two miles from home. Although the job did not emphasize leadership…

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Bon Appetit: Menu for the Maple Syrup Project Fundraiser Brunch!

January 16, 2013

Mmm…check out the drool-worthy menu The Independent has whipped up for our Maple Syrup Project Fundraiser Brunch this Monday, Jan. 21 (MLK Day)! Maple-bacon doughnuts, syrup-dipped French toast, maple sausage…

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Volunteering Opportunity: Maple Syrup Educator

December 20, 2012

Want to teach second-graders about maple syrup production, the science behind sap, and how to harvest sap from a tree? Sign up to be a Maple Syrup Educator this January-February!…

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