REC is a grassroots, non-profit organization located in Worcester, Massachusetts. Founded in 1971, REC has been dedicated to building strong, just, healthy communities and improving the quality of life in Worcester for 32 years. We accomplish our mission by:
Coordinating programs that bring community members together while addressing urban environmental problems.
Empowering neighborhood residents to take on environmental leadership roles in their communities.
Providing events and forums for environmental education and networking to Worcester residents.
Advocating at the local and state levels for environmentally and socially sound decisions regarding issues such as open space, solid waste disposal, waterways, air pollution, and clean energy.