Sustainable South Bronx works to address economic and environmental issues in the South Bronx -- and throughout New York City -- through a combination of green job training, community greening programs, and social enterprise.
10.12.2015 | Big news from SSBx The HOPE Program (HOPE), a workforce development organization providing training, jobs and career advancement to New York City residents, and Sustainable South Bronx (SSBx), also a workforce nonprofit, have announced a formal strategic partnership strongly supported by both organizations’ Boards of Directors. The Bronx and Brooklyn – where SSBx and HOPE are based – are the boroughs... Read More
01.08.2015 | Students aim to determine what’s in the air AirCasting students are starting to reveal a pattern in Hunts Point, where SSBx has been working with five local high-school groups and our own BEST academy students to determine the location of pockets of poor air quality on the peninsula. Plagued by a number of important, yet polluting, industries, Hunts Point has fallen under the... Read More
12.15.2014 | In memoriam: Annette Williams It is with tremendous sadness that we share the news that our Deputy Director, Annette Williams, passed away this past weekend. Annette was the heart and soul of Sustainable South Bronx, and her work over the past 11 years has had an enduring impact on the lives of thousands of people and has helped make... Read More