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GGs 2017 Annual Meeting – April 19th

| March 30th, 2017

April 19th, 6 pm to 8 pm

GGs members, community gardeners, and community garden supporters: please join us for an evening of conversation. Learn about GGs programs for 2017.

Enjoy our featured speaker:

Michael Ableman, farmer and author of Street Farm: Growing Food, Jobs, and Hope on the Urban Frontier, an inspirational account of residents in the notorious Low Track in Vancouver, British Columbia―who joined together to create an urban farm as a means of addressing the chronic problems in their neighborhood. It is a story of recovery, of land and food, of people, and of the power of farming and nourishing others as a way to heal our world and ourselves.

We will gather at the First Presbyterian Church at 12 W. 12th Street in Manhattan, just west of 5th Avenue.

Enjoy food and refreshments. Free raffle!

Positive RSVPs, please. Click HERE or call 212.594.2155, ext 4

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Citizens Committee Neighborhood Grants

| December 12th, 2016

Through their Neighborhood Grants, Citizens Committee awards micro-grants of up to $3,000 to unstaffed resident-led groups to work on community and school projects throughout the city. We prioritize groups based in low income neighborhoods and Title I public schools.

Recent awards have enabled neighbors to come together to make healthy food available in their communities, transform empty lots into community gardens, organize tenants to advocate for better housing conditions, and start school recycling drives.

Applications are due January 23rd.

For more information and an application click HERE

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2016 Annual Meeting

| November 18th, 2016

November 30th, 6 pm to 8 pm

GGs members, community gardeners, and community garden supporters: please join us for an evening of conversation. Learn about GGs program plans for 2017. Explore how the NYC community gardening movement can connect with environmental and social justice movements nationwide. Engage in a discussion: should we be taking steps to make all NYC community gardens permanent?

We will gather at the First Presbyterian Church at 12 W. 12th Street in Manhattan, just west of 5th Avenue.

Enjoy food and refreshments. Free raffle!

Positive RSVPs HERE or call 212.594.2155, ext 4

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2016 Benefit Celebration

| September 27th, 2016

November 7th, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Please join community gardeners and community garden supporters to celebrate another colorful, bountiful growing season and support the work of Green Guerillas.

Beer, wine, appetizers, and garden stories will be served.

Click HERE to get more info and purchase tickets.

Celebrate with us!

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11th Annual Great Harlem Community Garden Tour

| August 14th, 2016

Saturday, August 27, 2016

9 am to 5 pm

Walk, bike, or ride throughout Harlem to visit beautiful, historic community gardens.

The tour begins at 9 am with breakfast at the J.D. Wilson Garden at 219 W 122nd Street, and ends at 5 p.m. with a traditional Harlem cook out at the William A. Harris Garden at 153rd Street and St. Nicholas Avenue. The tour will cover more than fifteen of Harlem’s incredible green gems.

For more info, visit the Project Harmony website.

Rain date: Sunday, August 28.

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