Slide Building Community Through Edible Gardens

To support Evanston Grows, please donate on our behalf, to our fiscal sponsor, Curt's Cafe, and make a donation "In Honor Of Evanston Grows".
We are grateful to Curt's Cafe for acting as our fiscal sponsor until we become an official non-profit, anticipated in Winter 2022.
All donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Mission Statement

Partnering with the Evanston Community to cultivate and sustain health equity by increasing edible gardens throughout the City, with a special focus on providing access to gardening resources – materials, space, education, workforce development, and mentorship – for all.

Do you or your neighbor have a home garden with extra produce to share?

The goals of Evanston Grows’ diverse network of collective partners are to:
Increase the amount of locally grown produce
Develop skills and build capacity through workforce development initiatives
Engage partners from the non-profit, public, and private sectors
Involve and celebrate community
Collect and distribute our network’s produce in Evanston
Increase understanding and knowledge about gardening, food insecurity and community

Our Goals

The goals of Evanston Grows’ diverse network of collective partners are to:
  • Increase the amount of locally grown produce 
  • Develop skills and build capacity through workforce development initiatives
  • Engage partners from the non-profit, public, and private sectors 
  • Involve and celebrate community 
  • Collect and distribute our network’s produce in Evanston
  • Increase understanding and knowledge about gardening, food insecurity and community