New York, New York
Launched June 2017
72 rain barrels~41 classrooms~1500 participants
The Hudson Project launched at the United Nations World Environment Day Celebration in New York, New York. Other community events include the City of Water Day on Governors Island hosted by the Waterfront Alliance. The Hudson School Project launched in celebration of World Rivers Day. Seventy-five classrooms in Brooklyn, Queens, and surrounding boroughs are painting and retrofitting rain barrels this school year.
Sponsors: City Parks Foundation, The Coca-Cola Company, EarthEcho International, GoDaddy, Hudson River Foundation, K&B True Value, Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics