Our mission is to create space where community members
can help each other grow healthy food.
We envision a diverse and vibrant network of
community gardens in Cortez that inspires people to grow
their own food and forge strong social bonds.
Create a shared sense of place by connecting with
and embracing the cultures of community members.
Provide gardening, cooking and nutrition education.
Share healthy food with the Good Samaritan Food Pantry.
Build a sense of community and neighborhood vitality.
Work with local partners to promote healthy eating and
to develop a sustainable, local food system.
Together we can create vibrant community gardens in Cortez, supporting the health, security, and connectedness of our friends and neighbors.