Benefits of Gardening
  • Promotes community cohesion and engagement.

  • Increases access to fresh produce that results in greater consumption and healthier lifestyles.

  • Improves mental well-being by reducing stress, providing a source of physical activity, creating a sense of pride and accomplishment.

  • Provides opportunities for skills and workforce training.

  • Beautification of a community.

Benefits for Children
  • Encourages healthy eating.

  • Gives insight into where food comes from and rewarding to see the results of their labor.

  • Teaches responsibility and patience.

  • A great and fun educational experience. Gardening is a vessel for science, math, decision making, and teamwork. 

  • Promotes self-confidence.

  • Teaches a life skill.