LEARN GROW GIVE receives Centurion Legacy Project Grant

Neighborhood Open House/Community Work Day Planned for June 16 Learn Grow Give, a joint venture of Kansas City Community Gardens, Friends of Hale Cook, and The GivingGrove, has been chosen as the 2012-2013 Centurion Legacy Project by the Greater Kansas City Chamber ofCommerce. In addition to funding, the grant program provides 350 volunteer service hours. Learn Grow Give focuses on […]

By |June 9th, 2012|Around Campus, Events, News, Volunteer|Comments Off on LEARN GROW GIVE receives Centurion Legacy Project Grant|

Earth Day 2012: A special community work day

This is our third community workday for 2012 and we are really excited for some of the projects we have going on. We will continue our work on the butterfly maze – a community garden of native plants to inspire and educate neighbors of all ages!

By |April 11th, 2012|Around Campus, Events, News, Volunteer|Comments Off on Earth Day 2012: A special community work day|

Announcing 2012 Community Work Days: Sprucing Up the Campus

We know that first impressions are really critical – so we think it’s time to spruce up the campus of Hale Cook so our friends and neighbors can be excited about this beautiful community asset. We’re kicking off a monthly Community Work Day to help clean up the campus and freshen it up for 2012. If you would like to […]

By |February 10th, 2012|Around Campus, Committee, Events, News, Volunteer|Comments Off on Announcing 2012 Community Work Days: Sprucing Up the Campus|

Inch by inch… our garden grows

You may¬† have noticed some changes around the campus as we are preparing the first phase of our community garden – the Butterfly Maze. This garden will feature native plants that will attract beautiful butterflies and create a great learning environment for the entire family. Right now, we’re laying down some cardboard and newspaper to eliminate the turf and […]

By |September 21st, 2011|Around Campus, Committee, News, Volunteer|Comments Off on Inch by inch… our garden grows|

Volunteer for the Garden at Hale Cook

We’re thrilled to announce a series of upcoming garden work days for the Butterfly Maze at Hale Cook Elementary. Even if you don’t have a green thumb, we would love for you to join us. We are looking to prepare the ground for next Spring and have set aside a few Saturday mornings and Wednesday evenings for work days. It […]

By |August 17th, 2011|Around Campus, Committee, Events, Volunteer|Comments Off on Volunteer for the Garden at Hale Cook|