The Neighborhood Gardens Trust…

acquires and preserves community gardens and shared open space in order to enhance the quality of life in Philadelphia neighborhoods. With more than 30 gardens, NGT is a leader in sustaining local green space and advancing community gardening.



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Community Gardens Day Is This Saturday!

NGT created Community Gardens Day – Saturday, June 21– to celebrate community gardens across Philadelphia! On June 21, from 10AM to 3PM, community gardens through Philadelphia will be open so visitors can explore and learn the about the multitude of benefits community gardens bring to our neighborhoods. Join your neighbors and friends at your local […]

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10 Ways to Celebrate “Community Gardens Day”

The city’s first “Community Gardens Day” will be celebrated on Saturday, June 21.  Here are 10 ways to see how community gardens contribute to Philadelphia neighborhoods, and how to enjoy your own home garden: Visit a participating garden in your neighborhood.  Check out what garden is closest to you by visiting the Community Gardens Day […]

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City’s First COMMUNITY GARDENS DAY To Celebrate Neighborhood Gardens Across Phila

28 Gardens To Open Gates For Variety of Events June 21 Designated Initiative Spearheaded by Neighborhood Gardens Trust Check out participating gardens by visiting the Community Gardens Day web map. PHILADELPHIA, PA (June 11) The newly revitalized Neighborhood Gardens Trust is kicking off the summer season with the first citywide Community Gardens Day on Saturday, […]

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“Spring Launch” of Neighborhood Gardens Trust

Organization brings new energy to community gardens throughout the city PHILADELPHIA (May 21) – The newly revitalized Neighborhood Gardens Trust (NGT) brought exciting messages of support and growth to Philadelphia’s community gardeners today, including plans for the first citywide celebration of community gardens in June. At a press conference and celebration in the Summer Winter […]

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Party in the Garden

Party in the Garden: Brought to you by the QV Clean and Green Committee An evening of celebration in support of community and sustainability. When: Thursday June 12, 2014, 6 – 9 PM Where: In the Southwark Queen Village garden of course! Christian Street Between 3rd and 4th Streets. What: Drinks, Conversation, Hors d’oeuvres How: […]

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