Working Together for a More Sustainable Needham
–In Our Eleventh 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

  • Green Tips:  Stop the Junk Mail Monster

    Green Tips: Stop the Junk Mail Monster

    Learn to Live More Sustainably – One Step at-a-time We usually think of junk mail as a minor inconvenience – crowding our mailboxes with solicitations that we don’t need or want – but for the environment, it’s much more than that.  Check out these...Read More »
  • Neighbor spotlight: Moe and the Tesla

    Neighbor spotlight: Moe and the Tesla

    Some people know how to live a good life and be a good neighbor.  Moe Handel is one of them.  He and his wife, Elizabeth — who is a physician in town — moved to Needham in 1987, and raised...Read More »
  • Green Needham Launches GO GREEN Needham Campaign

    Green Needham Launches GO GREEN Needham Campaign

    Originally published as a Guest Column in The Needham Times, April 26, 2018 Needham, are you ready for something different to celebrate Earth Day? Something big? We hope so! On April 22, Green Needham Collaborative and the Needham League of...Read More »
  • Neighbor Spotlight: Community

    Neighbor Spotlight: Community

    Susan is one of those people who is consistently present when something is going on around town.  Be it a Zero Waste session at the library, the Charlottesville Solidarity Vigil on the common, a Green Homes tour, or many other...Read More »
  • Hillside First Lego League team adapts a Bermuda solution for Needham

    Hillside First Lego League team adapts a Bermuda solution for Needham

    The very roof over our heads is reaching new heights thanks to a team of fifth graders at Hillside Elementary School. This past autumn, teams across the world participated in FIRST LEGO League (FLL) competitions where they were asked to...Read More »

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