Highlights

Look below for photo highlights from Sankofa Village Community Garden's events, trips, articles, projects and more!

2015-2016

The beginning of Sankofa Village Community Garden 

The very beginning
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First growth in grow beds
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Mural Planning
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Constructing grow beds.
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Tool Shed
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View of the garden
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svcg first mural
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2017

Progress in the Garden 

Summer Trip to D-Town Farm in Detroit, MI

 D-Town Farm is a seven acre organic farm in Detroit's Rouge Park

Architecture Students from Carnegie Mellon University

working on GWC Farmhouse Design

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Wakeel Fela surrounded by CMU architecture students.

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SVCG Trip to Ohana Gardens in Detroit, MI

Director & Founder of Ohana Gardens
Director & Founder of Ohana Gardens

Diane. Director & Founder of Ohana Gardens (right) with Ayanna (left) repairing the world through gardening. Queens moving forward.

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SVCG Farm Stand - Serving Our Neighbors

Sankofa at Farm Aid 2017

Farm Aid is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to keep family farmers on the land.

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Summer garden mentors at the Charles. H. Wright Museum of African American History

August 1, 2017 - Detroit, MI

Sankofa Trip to Washington, D.C. & Baltimore, MD

The North Eastern Sustainability Agriculture Working Group (NESAWG) Convention

 Nov. 9-11, 2017

Closing out the 2017 Season with a bonfire

R.I.P. Rasheeda Jefferson, one of SANKOFA VILLAGE COMMUNITY GARDEN's biggest supporters...we miss you!!!

2018

Baby Promise from Homewood Children's Village spend a day at Sankofa

(pot painting, planting mint, and learning the importance of Black urban agriculture and having gardens in our communities)