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Growing Home, Inc. Wood Street Urban Farm

Spring Open House

Saturday, June 15, 2013   11am – 3pm

5814 S. Wood St.

Andrew Collings

Come experience the first and only certified organic farm in the city !

*An Organic Farm Stand with affordable locally grown vegetables

Now accepting Credit, Debit, Link and Senior and WIC Coupons

Double your purchase free with the “Double Up” promotion for Link card customers ($10 limit)

*Free Farm Tours

*Gardening and Nutrition Workshops

*Healthy Cooking Demonstrations/Tastings

*Green and Healthy Neighborhoods Land Use Plan/ New ERA Trail Presentation

Come learn about Englewood’s plan to grow into an Urban Agriculture District that will bring more jobs, businesses, resources and healthy food options to the neighborhood!

*Jumping Jack

*Music, Tasty Refreshments, Fellowship and Fun !


For more information or call 773-434-7144.

We welcome community partners and others who serve our neighbors to distribute flyers and recruit for their services, events and programs. Please contact Outreach Manager, Sonya Harper at for details.

About Growing Home...

Growing Home, Inc. is a non-profit social enterprise based business that provides transitional employment and training to Chicagoans who have multiple barriers to employment, such as, having been previously homeless or incarcerated. Growing Home’s mission is to operate, promote, and demonstrate the use of organic agriculture as a vehicle for job training, employment, and community development.


Spring Open House

5814 S Wood Street
Chicago, Il 60636

Keywords: double up program, Farm Stand, Farm Tours, Farmer's Market, Free, Green and Healthy Neighborhoods, Growing Home, Healthy Cooking Demo, Link, Organic, Urban Agriculture District

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