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Nonprofit Spotlight: Farming in the Heart of a City Nonprofit Spotlight: Farming in the Heart of a City
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Nonprofit Spotlight: Farming in the Heart of a City

by Lonnee Hamilton

July 4, 2011

This post is in partnership with CITGO


Brigham is most passionate about building partnerships with other organizations to increase the availability to the farm's experiential learning programs. "James Baldwin, the civil rights writer, said, 'Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.' I think that's what we're trying to do at Jones Valley," he says. "We're confronting some of the health and educational issues that plague our community, and we're using social innovation and urban farming as an avenue to get there."


 

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Nonprofit Spotlight: Farming in the Heart of a City