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BY ANTHONY LEE
@ VOL 10
ON SEP 20, 2013
Retired electrician, Navy veteran, and community gardener Anthony Lee addresses the lack of fresh produce in New Orleans post Hurricane Katrina. With the encouragement of his beloved wife, Linette Williams Lee, and the help of the Tulane City Center and the Tulane School of Architecture, Lee engaged his community to build the Magellan Street Garden.
Garden City 2.0
BY BAILEY PERYMAN
@ VOL 18
ON MAR 27, 2014
Bailey Peryman talks about his social enterprise GardenCity 2.0 which aims at building local systems that focuses on the production and distribution of locally grown food. He wants people to become aware that in order to be healthy you need healthy food which is hard to find in today's society.
Urban Renewal by Building Bridges: Intercultural Garden Erfurt Paradies
BY CATHY DELOS SANTOS
@ VOL 2
ON NOV 22, 2014
The intercultural community garden "Erfurt Paradies," located in north Erfurt, is a grassroots project that has increased the social and cultural value of the neighborhood. Cathy Delos Santos talks about the mission and goal of the organization, Urban Renewal. This organization help brings together local and migrants through events and activities in the community gardens / Gemeinschaftsgarten of Erfurt.
Growing Community Music in South Haven
BY LOTTE RESEK
@ VOL 1
ON MAY 14, 2015
Lotte Resek shares a personal story of her dreams to be a punk rocker, and how she ended up taking lessons at Chicago's Old Town School of Folk Music. Lotte took her love of guitar strumming to the lakeside city of South Haven, Michigan to build community through music. Teaching music has become her 'transformationl moment'.
Growing a Community of Impact
BY SILJE GRASTVEIT
@ VOL 3
ON MAY 08, 2015
"Maybe it's a natural virus for someone who has social workers as parents, but for me I thought I had to help everyone in trouble."
In Growing a Community of Impact from Bergen Vol. 3, Silje Grastveit tells her story of what inspired her to become an entrepreneur. She started Impact Hub in Bergen, Norway, working to support social entrepreneurs. In just a few years the organization's network has spread to over 60 cities, and continues to grow. The community has reached more than 10,000 members focussing on making a positive impact in the world. Impact Hub Bergen was one of the early versions, it opened in 2011 and is the first incubator for social innovation in Norway.
This was "Presenation of the Day" Wednesday, September 29th, 2015.
Clovis Botanical Garden & The Plans for the Children's Garden
Ree Coy presents about the Clovis Botanical Garden and their plans for a Children's Garden.