Welcome to Gray Is Green

Gray Is Green is an online gathering of older adult Americans aspiring to create a green legacy for the future. We are alert to the historic challenges facing our planet. And we are aware of the question arising from descendants generations hence:

What did you do, when you knew?

Read the Gray Is Green story here.



As Gray-Greens we have perspective on the ways human communities are interdependent with one another, with other species and with the elements that support life. We are called as elders to witness and serve the interdependent webs of life for our benefit and that of future generations…


Recyclebank inspires and rewards smarter, everyday choices for a more sustainable future. It takes a group effort to make a positive impact. Are you ready, curious, eager, and interested in more recycling at home and in your community?


“Just as the wind carries thousands of winged seeds, so each moment brings with it germs of spiritual vitality that come to rest imperceptibly in our minds and wills.”

Thomas Merton, a U.S. Catholic writer and mystic