Welcome to Groundwork Lawrence

Enterprise Bank Celebration of Excellence - Nonprofit of the Year
Green Team at Den Rock Park Hike
Overlooking the Waterfront at Den Rock Park
Milkweed at Costello
Earth Day 2014 - Painting Over Grafiti
Earth Day 2014 - Raking Leaves
Environmental Technical Training Program
Environmental Technical Training Program - Drainage
Farmers Market 2014
Green Team Summer at the Farmers Market

Groundwork Lawrence (GWL) has been making change happen since its beginnings in 1999. Through its environmental and open space improvements, healthy food access programs, youth education, employment initiatives, community programming and events, GWL creates the building blocks of a healthy community, and empowers Lawrence residents to improve their quality of life.


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City-Wide Clean-Up, April 25th

Get ready for GWL's city-wide clean up and largest community event of the year! Earth Day, Comcast Cares Day will be held on Saturday, April 25th from 8am-1pm, beginning from Pemberton Park in Lawrence.

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Please print and fill out your waiver in advance to bring to the event.

RWJF Culture of Health Prize

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The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation announced the 15 finalists for the 3rd annual "RWJF Culture of Health Prize" out of an original pool of about 350 applicants! The Prize honors inspiring communities that place a high priority on health and bringing diverse partners together to achieve local change.

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