Made in America; Built by Veterans

Dear Friends, Everyone loves a bargain; here’s one with a triple bottom line! Thanks to our good friend Karl Lovas of Healthy Kids Concepts, we’ve been able to secure donated Blendtec ES3 Commercial Blender kits. These beautiful, stylish blender kits complete with multiple canisters, cookbook and DVD are 100% American made; built and assembled by Veterans[…]

Back in School

Dear Friends, What an amazing few weeks! Between Global Teacher Prize and TEDxManhattan, we couldn’t possibly ask for more. But now, I’m thrilled to be back in the Bronx, back in school, right back with students and doing the work that needs to done daily. Today, we are so proud to highlight two outstanding students. On the left, meet Omar –[…]

Standing Ovation at TEDxManhattan and The New Green Bronx Machine

Dear Friends: On Saturday, March 7, my students and I spoke at TEDxManhattan to reveal the new mission and vision of Green Bronx Machine. Simply put, we received the most resounding STANDING OVATION of our careers – folks heard us loud and clear; THIS IS OUR MOMENT. At the venue, I implored my extended family of “equity warriors” to help[…]