501 W Sixth St Suite 250
Lexington, KY 40508
|Matching Fund Source:||Dennis and Patricia Heskel|
-Established 16 free, u-pick community gardens in food-insecure areas of Lexington.
-Empowered hundreds of community members from all age groups, perspectives and backgrounds to grow, share and recycle food
-Supported youth living in food deserts with programming that provides a paying job and teaches skills and principles in agriculture, cooking, nutrition, and entrepreneurship.
-Reduced Lexington's food waste stream through composting the kitchen scraps of neighbors and 32 composting partners.
-Established an urban farm that is focused on making more sustainably sourced food available in North Lexington and providing resources for others wanting to grow food.