04.22.14 | No Comments
With the Department of Sanitation's new composting initiative, it has become easier than ever to compost your food scraps in New York City. But, if you are looking to actually use the compost that your food scraps create in your home or garden, it still makes sense to compost at home - here are two methods!
04.10.14 | 1 Comment
In the past week, my Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater family, while on tour on the West coast, suffered the sudden loss of two incredible human beings, EJ Corrigan, Technical Director, and Calvin Hunt, Senior Director of Performance and Production.
03.24.14 | 3 Comments
Every March, thousands of people fly to Austin, Texas to experience one of the largest music festivals and conferences in the world – South by Southwest(SXSW). As the largest free festival of New York City, SummerStage annually sends representatives to the “Live Music capital of the World.” This year, it was SummerStage Programming Associate Paula Abreu. Read on for her first-hand account of her experiences during five jam-packed days at SXSW.
03.13.14 | No Comments
Partnerships for Parks Corporate Volunteer Program enables New York City’s most successful companies to help keep our neighborhood parks beautiful, and on Wednesday, March 5th we celebrated these volunteers with a breakfast in their honor.
02.07.14 | No Comments
The Learning Gardens Spring and Summer Youth Internship and workforce development experience provides an educational out-of-school opportunity for over 30 high school students in the spring, with 12 youth also receiving an advanced workforce experience through a paid internship for two months in the summer.