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A huge THANK YOU to the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona!
CGT extends its deepest gratitude for the $5,000 We Are One | Somos Uno Resiliency Fund grant we received to support critical staffing needs and additional scholarships for our low income and pandemic – impacted gardeners. CFSA’s purpose is “To create an equitable and vibrant community for all Southern Arizonans.” Their support strengthens our own ability to play an important role in fulfilling that purpose. Thank you!
Thank you to The Martin and Hildegard Gluck Foundation!
The Board of Directors of Community Gardens of Tucson (CGT) expresses its deepest thanks and appreciation for the $5,000 grant recently awarded CGT by The Martin and Hildegard Gluck Foundation. The Foundation’s incredible generosity will provide us with critical resources to continue our work in underserved communities and support those at greatest risk from COVID-19 so that they might bring fresh, healthy and nutritious food from garden to table. We extend heartfelt thanks to the Foundation for its philanthropic spirit and investment in our programs, and for inspiring us to help make Tucson a more sustainable and food-resilient City!
We thank the Troller Fund, held at the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona!
Community Gardens of Tucson expresses our deepest thanks and appreciation for the $2,500 grant recently awarded to us by the Troller Fund, held at the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona. The incredible generosity and philanthropic spirit of the donors directing these funds to CGT will provide the organization with critical resources to continue our work in underserved communities and those at greatest risk from COVID-19 so that they might bring fresh, healthy and nutritious food from garden to table. It is because of caring, compassionate and committed donors, such as these, that we are able to make the world a better place and Tucson a more sustainable and food-resilient City!
A huge THANK YOU to Ace Hardware on Broadway and Camino Seco.
This Ace store donated a lot of their expired seeds to CGT. Though they can’t be sold, expired seeds can still be planted for many years. We appreciate the extra seeds!
CGT has adopted a Land Acknowledgement statement.
This statement recognizes the historical injustices perpetrated upon the Indigenous people of the Tucson Basin. Please read it here.
We Are Listening-Fighting Racism in and out of the Garden
Our letter to the public as we examine how we can do better.
AmeriCorps volunteers are coming back!
AmeriCorps volunteers are spending August and September helping us clean up gardens and recruit new gardeners. This great organization has sent us wonderful volunteers over the years!
Thanks to Arizona Public Media for this great story!
Their story about how community gardening helps people during a pandemic also shows how it helps our own gardeners.
Community Gardens of Tucson
5049 E Broadway, Suite 300
Tucson, AZ 85711
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CGT recognizes the historical injustices perpetrated upon the Indigenous people of the Tucson Basin. We honor and celebrate the cultures and contributions of those whose land we now garden on.