Category Archives: Churches & Organizations

Tips for Faith Communities Starting Gardens That Give

Thoughts about naming your garden – If you want to reach out beyond your faith community and attract volunteers (and grants) from the general public, use care when choosing the name. Choose a name that captures the spirit of the … Continue reading

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The Western NC Alliance for Gardens That Give

The Western NC Alliance for Gardens That Give is a group of volunteers, garden managers and other participants representing diverse models of community gardens in WNC that have one main thing in common: they grow food for donation. Our mission is … Continue reading

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The Chapel Door night

On the first Wednesday evening of each month, folks from The Chapel Door turn out to volunteer in the garden. It’s an evening in which enthusiasm and camaraderie can make up for any lack of skill. The Chapel Door provides … Continue reading

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