Stephen Ritz is a South Bronx educator / administrator who believes that students shouldn’t have to leave their community to live, learn, and earn in a better one.
News 12 Bronx - Best of the Bronx: Green Bronx Machine
Semana Sostenible - Stephen Ritz: “Somos el poder del ‘Sí se puede’”
Diversity in Steam - Stephen Ritz: The Man Shaping 21st Century Sustainability with his Green Bronx Machine Project
Green Bronx Machine en Español
Wall Street Journal: A Prize Teacher Tends to the Bronx
Green Bronx Machine: Founder & Volunteer
We believe that healthy students help drive healthy schools, and that healthy schools are at the heart of healthy communities. We envision growing healthy communities where those who are “apart from” will become “part of” new solutions that benefit 100% of society; a world where people do not have to leave their community to live, learn and earn in a better one. Together, we can grow something greater! Ready, set, GROW!