GreatNonprofits: Find non-profits and charities to review, donate, or volunteer.

Oops! You must enter a search term greater than 3 characters.

Campfire87

Campfire87 - charity reviews, charity ratings, best charities, best nonprofits, search nonprofits
160 Profile Views
1 Reviews

Login to send private message
Click here to get your favorites badge.
PERMAGANIC CO
July 11, 2011

Permaganic is a shining example of what city gardens ought to be. They provide a space of learning and community resilience, spreading ripples of positive influence far and wide.

The Great!

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I've experienced the results of this organization in the way that the youth respond to it. The young people who work for this nonprofit are proud of what they do, and show an expansive knowledge base of plant types, plant care, and gardening in general. The people who have stayed the longest act as mentors for the newcomers, creating an air of cooperation and healthy teamwork.

Ways to make it better...

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Make it more publicized. I would never know it existed had I not sought out garden volunteering. You could drive right past without a second glance, so maybe even a more compelling, bigger and clearer sign out front would help.

MY ROLE:
Volunteer & I helped tend to garden needs.. weeding, planting, watering, pruning, etc.