Working Together for a More Sustainable Needham
–In Our Fourteenth Year!–
Green Needham Collaborative is a volunteer organization dedicated to securing a better future through local action. Partnering with community groups, businesses, town government, local schools, colleges, and houses of worship, we work to reduce carbon emissions and promote the wise use of resources.

Recent News and Updates

Bringing Solar Parking Canopies to Needham - Parking lots are great locations for solar PV in a community like Needham. Like solar panels on schools and homes, solar parking canopies increase our supply of renewable energy, reduce our dependence on fossil fuels, support local jobs and contribute… Continue Reading
A Needham Success Story: The RTS Solar Array - How many of you know that when you visit Needham’s Recycling and Transfer Station (RTS), you pass near an important environmental success story hiding in plain sight  -- one that produces a remarkable amount of renewable energy and saves the… Continue Reading
Fundraiser Featuring “The Biggest Little Farm” film - Can 200 acres of barren farmland be turned into a productive farm in harmony with nature? Here is an opportunity to see the inspirational, award-winning documentary THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM and support the Needham Community Farm, which provides fresh, locally… Continue Reading
Meatless Monday Needham Prize Drawing is Approaching! - Have you taken the Meatless Monday Needham pledge to serve healthy plant-based meals on Mondays (or any day of the week) for 12 weeks? This is a reminder that the prize drawing for those who have taken the pledge will… Continue Reading