Havenwoods

Havenwoods Economic Development Corporation engages neighborhood elders with adaptable community garden build

Being fully inclusive in raising the quality of life in their community, Havenwoods Economic Development Corporation (HEDC) completed an adaptable community garden.   In partnership with the Milwaukee County Parks, Ground Works, McGovern Park Senior Center, Imagine Aquaponics, Earn and Learn youth workers and the Helen Bader Foundation, HEDC created a gardening space that seniors of […]

Cleanups lift up residents, neighborhoods

Fran Dawson instructs her daughter, Jerri, on getting a garden ready for planting. (Photo by Karen Stokes)

In communities throughout the central city, neighbors joined together to help clean up and beautify their surroundings.