Carrboro Community Garden Coalition

Mission: CCGC is a non-profit organization whose goal is to access land and other resources necessary for community members to grow food in environmentally sustainable ways as a means of creating a just world where locally grown, high quality, safe food is available to all. Purpose: Our purpose is increasing sustainable urban food production and community involvement in 5 ways by:

Teaching people how to grow food;
Locating and securing in trust and managing land;
Increasing access to resources, skills and local knowledge.
Creating spaces where community members share tools/land/seeds/, skills, inspiration and cultural awareness.
Modeling replicable and financially viable programs and practices.

Garden Information

Started:

2005

County:

Orange

Participant Count:

10-30

Organization:

Cooperative/Communal Garden

Plot Count:

NA

Type:Neighborhood/Public garden Size:

1/4 acre to 1 acre

Primary Production:

Vegetables

Secondary Production:

Flowers/greenery, Fruits, Herbs

Culture/Language:

English, Spanish, French, Dutch

Primary Audience:

Everyone.

Primarily Served:

Residents of Carrboro and Chapel Hill

Funding Source:

Members


Affiliated Organization

Type Name Website Phone Email
Non-profit organization Carrboro Community Garden Coalition View site - .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Contact Information

Land Ownership:

Public Land
Town of Carrboro

Garden Contact:

Liane Salgado
919 923 5289
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Garden Location:

1120 Hillsborough Road, Carrboro, NC 27516, USA

Mailing Address:

Carrboro Community Garden Coalition
1120 Hillsborough Rd
Carrboro, NC 27510