FreshDirect, KForce Clean Up S. Bronx

FreshDirect, KForce, South Bronx Youth Leadership Council, NYCHA and MillBrook Houses Resident Association members were ready to beautify and clean up Brook Avenue.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

FreshDirect, KForce representatives and other community volunteers partnered with the South Bronx Youth Leadership Council and NYC Housing Authority on Wednesday, April 12 for SBYLC’s Community Unity ‘Green Day’ event at East 135th Street and Brook Avenue.

The Green Day event featured a community clean-up including tree maintenance on Brook Avenue where FreshDirect and SOBRO provided new tree guards, gardening and mural art projects.

Larry Scott Blackmon, FreshDirect vice president for Public Affairs, prepared the soil.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

A team from KForce, SBYLC, FreshDirect and local youth helped clean and garden the tree bases.

Martha Santiago (l) and Pricella Jamerson, Millbrook Houses Resident Association president, helped plant new flowers for the community.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

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