Quotes from Our Gardeners

“Do you ever worry about God getting hit by lightning?”

Concerns of a 4 year-old gardener

I’ll do this for the free food!”

8 year old community gardener

“The children…it’s all about the children…the flower planting was incidental to fulfilling their need for time and association.”

Community leader

“The garden looks great and it has given the people a sense of pride and accomplishment.”

Director of a homeless shelter

“I never worked in a community garden before…it was fun and exciting .-I met all kinds of new and different people.”

Middle-school volunteer