New York, NYUSA 10036
November 3, 2011
I grow food now.
The Boogie Down Bronx
Community Garden My terrace Back yard Rooftops
Schervier Community Garden and Greenhouse
The garden celebrates partnerships between young and old community members.It is a collaborative project.The project runs on a $81,000.00 grant 4 the creation &upkeep of the garden.The American Horticultural Therapy Association provided the greenhouse.I assist patients of the hospital 2manage their plots.I have a plot&help with 25 plots&common areas.I roto-till the wintered earth,weed,tend the flowers,tea &herb gardens,built a custom compost system&develop arts & craft projects.The garden also donates food to P.O.T.S.a local food bank.We are an official NYC certified compost demonstration site set up to teach NY's about the benefits of composting. earned by demonstrating a commitment 2creating &maintaining a compostingsystem,demonstrating leadership,team building,&troubleshooting skills among its own gardeners &with others 2make &harvest compost at its site.This commendation-a direct result of my bin build&education of my fellow gardeners,my final project to become a Master Composter.
Master Composter. Writer. Mixologist. Actor. Urban Farming Vegetarian with sausage tendencies.