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The Regional Environmental Council (REC) is a nonprofit food justice organization with a 50 year history of working for environmental sustainability and social justice in Worcester.


Our programs include Community and School Gardens (UGROW), Farmers Markets, and YouthGROW, a youth employment and urban agriculture program for Worcester teens.

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Work towards a just food future and check out our available postings!


Latest News

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REC Worcester sees benefits of HIP at Winter Mobile Market

The Worcester Guardian, February 2024



Worcester students learn the value of gardening with YouthGROW

Spectrum News, June 2023

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Growing both fresh food and leaders at YouthGROW in Worcester

Telegram & Gazette, August 2022



WooSox Farms, YouthGROW partner to provide fresh food for Worcester

Spectrum News, July 2023


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REC Farm Party celebrates 50 years of positive impact on Worcester

MassLive, September 2022


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Regional Environmental Council sells plants to fund community garden programs

Spectrum News, May 2022

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Farmers Market schedules

The REC Summer Farmers Markets open in June 2024! Check our Farmers Market page for information on where to use you May Healthy Incentives Program (HIP).


Get involved

Join us in creating a just food system in Central MA! Explore volunteer opportunities or consider applying for a fulfilling internship.

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