Tag: Gateway Greening Community Gardens


Meet the Wild West Community Garden

October 18, 2016

Wild West Community Garden – Growing Friendships, Educational Opportunities and Vegetables Since 2011 By Chrissie McConnell, Wild West Community Garden Leader, Advanced Master Gardener   There is no a better…  Read More



Fresh Starts Community Garden

October 18, 2016

Once upon a time, in the city of St Louis, MO, there was a certain vacant city lot, and on it was nothing but tall grass and equally tall weeds.…  Read More



Meet the Central Reform Congregation Community Garden

September 21, 2016

Growing Community at Central Reform Congregation Community Garden, and Beyond Welcome to Central Reform Congregation Community Garden One of the fundamental goals of the Central Reform Congregation (CRC) is to…  Read More



Meet the Fountain Park Community Garden

August 10, 2016

From Trash to Treasure From trash to treasure; that is what I would call our garden. We say that because our garden is not in the typical place where one…  Read More



Meet the Hawthorn Children’s Hospital Student Garden

July 28, 2016

Hawthorn is a state hospital for mentally ill children. We get kids aged from 6-17 from all over the state. While the children are sick, most of the time they…  Read More



Meet the Boyle-Laclede Garden

July 18, 2016

A Place of Respite, A Place to Connect In 2010 a group of neighbors began our community garden with organizational support from Gateway Greening and with financial support from Park…  Read More



Meet the Fox Park Farm

July 18, 2016

A Green Oasis Nestled in the Urban Landscape Opening in 1991, Fox Park Farm (FPF) is one of the oldest continuously operating community gardens in the St. Louis area.  It…  Read More



Meet the House of Living Stone Community Garden

July 18, 2016

She Was Scared of Bugs When She Started I have a new gardener at the House of Living Stone Community Garden, who is so enthusiastic about her new experience in…  Read More



Nahed Chapman New American Academy International Garden

July 18, 2016

     The Journey Begins with Us My original questions was…Can we provide refugee students with information that can assist them in overcoming the unique challenges that exist in their classrooms?…  Read More



Building Our Community | Mallinckrodt School Garden

June 7, 2016

Gateway Greening’s primary goal is to promote community development through its various programs and, in my role as a Youth Educator, I get to witness our organization’s mission come to…  Read More