Sep 4, 2012Comments Off on Community Garden Featured in the Revere Journal!admin
"Revere’s Bob Fitzgerald never knew a cucumber could taste so good. Revere’s Bob Fitzgerald tends to his garden at the new community garden on East Mountain Avenue on the grounds of Revere High. Fitzgerald said it’s his first attempt at gardening, and it has been the highlight of his summer. But after recently harvesting his first cucumbers in the inaugural season of the Community Garden on the Revere High School grounds, Fitzgerald sat down under a tree and bit down into sweet success. Clickhereto read the full story.
Below are pictures of the garden from planting to harvest. If you would like to get involved please contact Sylvia Chiang, Manager of Revere on the Move. The community garden is a project of Revere on the Move.
The Revere CARES Coalition strengthens the health of Revere by: Addressing priorities established by community members; utilizing an environmental approach; advocating for evidence-based, culturally competent strategies, programs and services; and increasing connectedness among individuals and organizations. The goal of the coalition is to improve the well-being of Revere’s residents by preventing substance abuse and promoting healthy eating, active living, and healthy relationships.