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
First growth in grow beds
Mural Planning
Constructing grow beds.
Tool Shed
View of the garden
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

Wakeel Fela surrounded by CMU architecture students.

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.

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)