Category Archives: Social Justice

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Sustainability: Sunrise Garden

Sunrise Garden growing at Hillside By Steven Saint In the U.S., the words “community garden” generally call to mind rows of rectangular raised beds lined up like plots in a…

Courtney Stone of the Independence Center helps launch the new transit coalition at Try Transit Day at Ivywild School.

Social Justice

Community transit coalition launched By Courtney Stone The Community Transit Coalition currently consists of 15 organizations from around Colorado Springs who are working together to increase funding from the city…

Garden

Social Justice

Horticultural therapy cultivates hope Jessica Petrone I have found a passion for the more specific field of Horticultural Therapy, particularly as means to serve individuals experiencing homelessness. While I am…

Santa Cruz Homeless Garden Project helps sustain its programs by selling produce at a farm stand and through a Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) group.

Social Justice

Santa Cruz Homeless Garden Project in 25th year Julie Brothers & Lee Glenn The mission statement of the Homeless Garden Project of Santa Cruz, Calif. Declares, “In the soil of our…