Growing Power Celebrates Milestone

Written by MCJStaff   // December 18, 2013   // 0 Comments

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(Photo by Yvonne Kemp)

Will Allen (center), the founder of Growing Power, received honors recently from both the city and state during the urban farm’s 20th anniversary celebration held recently at its Community Food Center at 5500 W. Silver Spring Drive. Growing Power is a revolutionary urban agribusiness that Allen founded to increase natural and sustainable food sources within low-income communities, what he calls “Good Food Systems.” Presenting the proclamations to Allen are State Sen. Lena Taylor (far left) and Mayor Tom Barrett (far right).


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