GROUNDWORK HUDSON VALLEY INC
22 MAIN STREET, YONKERS, NY 10701 www.groundworkhv.org

Total Revenue
$1,797,454
Total Expenses
$1,529,204
Net Assets
$716,275

Organizations Filed Purposes: THE MISSION OF GROUNDWORK HUDSON VALLEY IS TO CREATE SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE IN URBAN NEIGHBORHOODS THROUGH COMMUNITY-BASED PARTNERSHIPS THAT PROMOTE EQUITY, YOUTH LEADERSHIP, AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY.

SUSTINABILITY EDUCATION: GWHV IS A REGIONAL LEADER IN ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION FOR UNDERREPRESENTED STUDENTS IN YONKERS AND THE NEW YORK CITY METRO AREA. THE SCIENCE BARGE IS A FLOATING ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER POWERED BY SOLAR, WIND, AND BIODIESEL, VISITED BY MORE THAN 10,000 INDIVIDUALS IN 2017. IT WON BEST SCIENCE EDUCATION FIELD TRIP IN THE NEW YORK AREA, AND A FEDERALLY FUNDED EVALUATION SHOWED AN INCREASE OF MORE THAN 50% IN KNOWLEDGE RETENTION AMONG STUDENTS. GWHV'S EDUCATORS ARE HIGHLY ACCOMPLISHED AND ALSO PROVIDE IN-CLASS EDUCATION SERVICES AT PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOLS THROUGH A PARTNERSHIP WITH YONKERS PUBLIC SCHOOLS.

YOUTH LEADERSHIP: GWHV'S YOUTH INITIATIVES ARE HIGHLY REGARDED AND DESIGNED TO CREATE THE URBAN CONSERVATION LEADERS OF TOMORROW. ACTIVITIES FOR STUDENTS INCLUDE A YEAR ROUND YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM, CALLED THE GREEN TEAM. STUDENTS ARE EDUCATED, MENTORED, TRAINED AND PAID AS EMPLOYEES OVER MULTIPLE YEARS TO DEVELOP THEIR UNDERSTANDING AND THEIR SKILLS IN URBAN CONSERVATION. SERVICE PARTNERSHIPS HAVE BEEN ESTABLISHED WITH YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL, WALLKILL NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, AND THE NY HARBOR PARKS.

TRANSFORMING PUBLIC SPACES: UNDER THIS CORE PROGRAM, GWHV RESTORES THE PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS OF NEIGHBORHOODS IN THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY. ACTIVITIES INCLUDE RIVER RESTORATION, THE DEVELOPMENT OF NEW GREENWAYS AND TRANSIT CORRIDORS, AND THE RESTORATION OF EXISTING PARKS AND TRAILS. GWHV WORKS TO ENSURE THAT THESE IMPROVEMENTS REMAIN VIBRANT, ACTIVE, AND SUCCESSFUL THROUGH STEWARDSHIP AND PUBLIC PROGRAMS.

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
Brigitte GriswoldEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR40$125,578
Anthony SimariBOARD MEMBER2$0
Steve PucilloBOARD MEMBER2$0
Jeffrey MyersBOARD MEMBER (THRU 04/17)2$0
Kamili Bell HillBOARD MEMBER (THRU 07/17)2$0
Stacey HallBOARD MEMBER2$0
Pat Truscelli EllisBOARD MEMBER2$0
Joan DinowitzBOARD MEMBER2$0
Donna DavisBOARD MEMBER2$0
Elias DagherBOARD MEMBER2$0
Joseph CurtoBOARD MEMBER5$0
Carole ChaimowitzBOARD MEMBER2$0
Pam MichelsSECRETARY2$0
Brian CarrollTREASURER5$0
Shannon DaughertyVICE-CHAIR5$0
Robert BaronIMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR10$0
Wendy ZimmermanPRESIDENT/CHAIR5$0

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