Southeastern Horticultural Society selected to take part in Westside Momentum Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Southeastern Horticultural Society selected to take part in Westside Momentum Initiative. ATLANTA (March 19, 2015) – The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation, in partnership with the Georgia Center for Nonprofits (GCN), has announced that The Southeastern Horticultural Society has been selected to take part in Westside Momentum, a three-year capacity building initiative of the Westside Neighborhood Prosperity Fund designed to increase the impact and sustainability of organizations based in Atlanta’s historic Castleberry Hill, English Avenue and Vine City neighborhoods. The Southeastern Horticultural Society was selected to take part in what is known as the Community Group, alongside 38 other Westside nonprofits. The Community Group will have access to hands-on training, networking, and year-long programs focused on nonprofit

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Task Force meets to plan hopeful return of Southeastern Flower Show

Please click the link below for an update on the status of the SFS.  Check our website for any further updates! http://www.atlantamagazine.com/designevents/task-force-meets-plan-hopeful-return-southeastern-flower-show/

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Chastain Park Conservancy Announces Free Gardening Classes at Farm Chastain

Atlanta, GA – February 13, 2015 – Beginning Saturday, March 28, friends and neighbors of the Chastain Park Conservancy (CPC) are invited to take free classes from the North Fulton Master Gardeners (NFMG) at Farm Chastain. Additional classes will follow one Saturday out of each month March through October (except for April.) The idea for the Farm Chastain program is the brainchild of conservancy Board Member, Rosie Davidson, who will teach the classes along with her North Fulton Master Gardener associates. Their mission, as volunteers, is to share expertise and educate the community through horticultural projects. Farm Chastain, an adjunct of the Chastain Park Conservancy is an educational urban garden. Since 2013, hundreds of school children, adults, veterans and anyone

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Good Sam Urban Farm in the news: Health Center Promotes Nutrition the Natural Way

Check out this article on the FoodRx program at Good Samartitan Health Cener http://www.georgiahealthnews.com/2014/12/health-center-promotes-nutrition-natural-farm/

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Atlanta’s Food Desert Reaps Harvests From Farm Chastain’s Urban Classroom

http://chastainparkconservancy.org/component/k2/item/214-atlanta-s-food-desert-reaps-benefits-of-farm-chastain-s-urban-classroom

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