The garden is managed by Kevin McDonough- garden manager of the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle. It has 19 5x5ft. garden beds with all types of vegetables March through December. The staff of Blue Cross Blue Shield work in the garden. BCBS funded the garden construction and funds the costs of plants, maintenance, and materials. The produce is donated to shelters and community centers in Durham and used in programming by the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle.
Less than 10Organization:
Cooperative/Communal GardenPlot Count:
Less than 10Type:Workplace garden Size:
Less than 1/4 acrePrimary Production:
Education about gardening/agriculture, Education about nutrition/improved diet, Food donation, Social engagement of people/community development
BCBS staff. Food Shuttle staff and associates.
Lyon Park Seniors group at Lyon Park Community Center
Blue Cross Blue Shield, Inter-Faith Food Shuttle