Priests in East Palo Alto want to help their parishioners get out of poverty through yardfarming.
Ali and the Sound of Beans
Ali Kawakita created NOCA?! to give a home to young people who were abused by their parents during their childhood. Working hard in farming or in crafts, they find their way to independence.
Los Angeles County Approves ‘Tomato Tax Incentive’
Check out this great urban initiative in Los Angeles County!
Former Black Panther Creates Urban Farm for Ex-Prisoners, but it’s Just the Beginning
Watch this great video about a woman who is empowering ex-prisoners and providing them with opportunities.
A Tale of Pollen and Empowerment
In Chicago, Sweet Beginnings helps people returning from prison learn how to make a living with bees – changing ideas about ecology and imprisonment along the way.
The Gardens of Plenty
Jobless and homeless residents in France are given opportunities to grow organic produce in the Jardins de Cocagne.
Aquaponic Farm Grows Produce Year-round and Creates Jobs for Young Adults with Autism
Green Bridge Growers strives to be an integral part of the community in South Bend, IN while providing jobs for autistic adults.
Garden programs give inmates hope, future job skills
Learn how gardening is creating hope and community for prison inmates in Rhode Island while teaching them valuable job skills.