A South Bronx Farm is Home to Fresh Organic Produce
In a once-vacant lot in the South Bronx, La Finca del Sur co-founder Nancy Ortiz now farms fresh produce in a thriving community garden.
Goodbye Sandy, Hello Citizens
For over 40 years, Cynthia Thompkins has been committed to making a difference in her community. She has received three grants from CCNYC that have helped her enact her vision for community change.
Bob Humber: Giving Tree of the Lower East Side
From the mid 1970's through the early 1980's, Bob Humber fought to get drugs out of Sara Roosevelt Park. He had the vision to take M'Finda Kalunga Garden from an abandoned lot into an oasis in the Lower East Side.