Other Programs

Broome Community Land Trust

A grassroots coalition of housing advocates committed to creating and launching a community land trust based right here in Broome County, New York. This coalition is made up of several Broome housing justice initiatives that have joined together to create a Community Land Trust in Broome county.

Earth Day Southern Tier

EDST is a local, all volunteer program that is dedicated to environmental conservation by providing education, information and the opportunity to dialogue with knowledgeable people about environmental issues. This goal is accomplished by offering year round eco-tours that demonstrate ecologically friendly structures and building materials used in homes or businesses and our annual Earth Fest held at SUNY BROOME

Be Local Broome

BLB Encourages and educates the community on the importance of shopping and buying local. There is a directory of local businesses and their contact information to encourage locals to patronize those places, which helps the local community.

Carousel Magazine

[CURRENTLY ON HIATUS] Triple Cities Carousel is a free, alternative, monthly arts and culture publication based in Binghamton, NY.Each month, we feature a wide array of feature pieces, showcasing the countless local talent brewing in the Triple Cities. This includes sections devoted to music, art, theatre and dance, food and drink, as well as pieces on local businesses and citizens, horoscopes, and a comic section.

Many Hands Food Co-op

One of NEST’s sustainability tenets is the importance it places on local food production. For our community to become sustainable, we must have a thriving agricultural community.

Zero Waste Initiative

Communities striving to be sustainable must address how they utilize material resources. This is why NEST is developing a Zero Waste Initiative. We are striving to move our community from waste management to resource management.