Children are able to build and grow their own gardens through the School Garden Project.

The ECD runs an inspiring program called the ECD and Schools Partnership Program, teaching local youth ages 5 to 17 about sustainability. The ECD works with school administrators and children to create innovative recycling, refuse and beautification projects that divert waste from landfills, conserve water, and encourage the use of renewable resources.  

The ECD School Partnership Program added a Community and School Garden project where each school’s staff work with students to design, build and grow their own gardens.  In addition to being a community beautification project, the gardens also teach children abou