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Green Mission

Foundation for a Green Future is a multicultural 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to providing opportunities to our neighborhoods and communities across our city and across the globe to build an environmentally-friendly world by bringing nature into our urban spaces and our lives.

 Throughout the year, the Foundation runs a series of educational programs focused on greening our urban spaces through the arts, film, forums/speakers, festivals, gardening, and green infrastructure. We promote sustainable business practices, recycling, composting, and water solutions. Foundation for a Green Future works with a wide scope of local, national and international schools, community centers, senior groups and neighborhood organizations to educate young and old about the many dimensions of being green.
  •  08/19/2022 12:00 PM - 08/21/2022 06:00 PM

One of Boston's top 50 award-winning festivals, Boston GreenFest 2022 is organized by Foundation for a Green Future and its dedicated team. Our goal is to educate and empower people to create a more sustainable, healthier world. We are actively building an interconnected, ever-expanding network. From individuals young to old, business to nonprofit, neighborhood association to academic institution, Boston GreenFest 2022 welcomes everyone! By combining business, technology, and artistic expression, Boston GreenFest 2022 unites the community locally, nationally, and globally. We are excited to bring you this wonderful free three-day festival. Join festival-goers from across the region and the world to be better stewards of our environment, share ideas, plan the actions you will take and celebrate with us! This year our theme is: Renew. Restore. Regenerate.

  •  03/24/2022 09:30 AM - 03/24/2022 12:30 PM
  • Online Event

In honor of United Nations World Water Day, the 10th Annual Massachusetts Water Forum is hosted by Foundation for a Green Future along with the European Union Tech Chamber (EUTECC) and its Environmental Alliance Group, Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA), Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC), Boston Society of Landscape Architects (BSLA), and Apparel Impact. (Please continue reading for speakers and program - click Read More) To register go to:

  •  03/19/2022 10:00 AM - 03/19/2022 12:00 PM
  • Online Event

In honor of United Nations World Water Day, the 10th Annual Massachusetts Water Youth Summit is hosted by Foundation for a Green Future along with Project Green Schools, Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA), Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC), Conscious Coalition, Boston Society of Landscape Architects (BSLA), YoDo Cameroon, and others. This year the Massachusetts Water Youth Summit will unite students from the USA with students across the country and the globe to actively discuss issues pertaining to our water resources under the UN's theme of “Groundwater: Making the Invisible Visible.” Please click READ MORE for details and registration.

  •  03/22/2021 11:45 AM - 03/22/2021 01:45 PM
  • Online Event

The Massachusetts Water Forum is free, but registration is mandatory since space is limited. This year's event will follow the UN's 2021 theme of Valuing Water by showcasing a number of innovative ways the Commonwealth can become more water-friendly as it moves towards very challenging times on the climate front. “Valuing Water” is an opportunity to think about how to best guarantee adequate clean water to people across all Massachusetts communities for their many needs.

  •  03/22/2021 09:15 AM - 03/22/2021 11:25 AM
  • Online Event

The Youth Summit will utilize the "Shark Tank" model to bring creative water-friendly ideas to the fore. Students from Massachusetts and elsewhere will have the opportunity to pitch their forward-thinking approaches about ways to make their schools more water-friendly, however preference will be given for those from Massachusetts. The winner(s) will have an opportunity to present their ideas to a legislative committee at another date. If you are interested in making a pitch, or know someone who does, please contact us!

  •  04/01/2020 11:45 AM - 04/01/2020 01:45 PM
  •   Massachusetts State House

CANCELLED: The 8th Annual Massachusetts Water Forum and Youth Summit will be co-sponsored by Senator Anne Gobi and Representative Smitty Pignatelli in honor of the United Nation's World Water Day. This year's event carries through on the UN's theme of "Water & Climate Change" by exploring water resilience in a time of climate uncertainty.

  •  04/01/2020 09:15 AM - 04/01/2020 11:25 AM
  •   Massachusetts State House

This is an opportunity for high school youth to connect, learn about and discuss the issues around drinking water in the Commonwealth and the world.

  • Address: 4 Archdale Road, Boston, MA 02131