Thanks to all who have signed up to volunteer for this day. Volunteer registration is now closed.
Volunteers are needed for projects.* To join us:
1. Choose your site from the list of gardens to the right.
(Pick a 1st and 2nd choice)
2. Fill out the form below to sign up with your garden choices.
BEAUTY'S GARDEN (3201 Airline Dr., Houston 77022) provides fresh produce and education to members of the Independence Heights community, a Houston food desert. Gardeners deliver fresh produce to three senior citizen assisted living complexes. Project: Build 8 garden beds, mulch garden paths and plant 10 fruit trees.
CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTER (CCSC) GARDEN (6856 Bellaire Blvd, Houston 77074) is located in Sharpstown and is part of the Christian Community Service Center, a nonprofit coalition of 40 churches. Since 2000, the garden has provided 9,000 lbs. of fresh produce annually to its clients, who are food insecure or are in crisis due to joblessness, medical limitations and emergency situations. In 2016, an average of 1,100 clients per month were fed at the on-site food pantry. Project: Install weed barrier and mulch the 2,700 sq. ft. orchard.
TINY MUSHROOMS GARDEN (1236 Studewood, Houston 77008) is a neighborhood garden in the Heights. The garden welcomes volunteers from the neighborhood interested in learning to garden and share in the harvest. The garden has been a place of beauty at times and needs rehabilitation. Project: Rebuild 3' x 8' raised beds that have decayed with time.
WESTBURY GARDEN (12581 Dunlap, Houston 77035) lives by its motto: "Building Community through Gardening". The garden inspires the Westbury community to live healthy, happy lives by bringing the community together. Project: Mulch all garden pathways totaling 100 sq. ft.