Our Spring giveaways got thousands of organic vegetable seedlings, seeds, and flowers into the hands of dozens of community garden groups in the East Village, the Bronx, and central Brooklyn. More details to come on the harvest!
Interesting piece from Huffington Post
Join the Liz Christy gardeners and Green Guerillas to celebrate 40 years of community gardening on Houston Street.
Spend an afternoon in a glorious community garden.Hat Party Saturday, May 18th – 2 pm to 5 pm Liz Christy Bowery Houston Community Garden Bowery & Houston Streets
Wear your funkiest, most colorful, most historic hat. Win a prize – judging at 3:30 pm.
Refreshments will be served.
Free, but please RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or 646-405-4821.
Raindate – May 19th
Join the NYC Community Garden Coalition for an important event:
Stand for Our Land – Mayoral Forum and Organizing Teach-In
April 27th, 9:30 am to 4 pm
Free, but please RSVP.
CLICK HERE for more info and to RSVP.
Have an idea to help our city and need the funds to make it happen? Looking for resources to get a healthy food initiative off the ground in your community? New grants from Change by Us are now available for projects that support food access, awareness and sustainability.
Apply by April 30th and you could receive a grant of up to $2500 to start or expand a community garden, Adopt-a-Bodega, or any idea you have to make your neighborhood a healthier, happier place!
CLICK HERE for more info.