Category Archives: Social Justice

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…

The Sunrise Garden Project seeks to connect homeless and mentally ill people with the therapeutic benefits of growing food for the community.

Social Justice

Sunrise Farm a dream planted in a garden Steven Saint Two years ago, the PPJPC began advocating for a “Rich Farm” – a sustainable farming environment where homeless and mentally…

Julie Ott delivers the word on GMOs at the March Against Monsanto.

GMOs, frackers face ballot

By Julie Ott and Lotus There is a growing movement to wrestle control over our health and well-being from corporations coming to Colorado in pursuit of profits. This local-control revolution…