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Marie Vulcain

School Garden Outreach Coordinator, Green Thumb

Marie Vulcain is a native New Yorker and  enjoys working with young people in natural areas  which city kids often have not experienced before. May 2015, her love of nature  bought her to  NYC Parks Green Thumb as a School Gardens Outreach Coordinator. Green Thumb supports citywide  community gardens and school gardens registered with the Grow To Learn Program.  Prior to Green Thumb, Marie  worked as a member of Queens Recreation her primary responsibilities were community outreach, coordinating and planning events for youth that are interested in becoming stewards of the environment. Marie spent the summer of 2013 as part of the Jamaica Bay Restoration Corp (JBRC) which included completion of many Hurricane Sandy recovery and restoration projects in the Jamaica Bay area.