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Rochester Community Garden Project

A garden for local minority groups to grow ethnic vegetables.

Project Information

About the project

Impacts: 

Arts & Culture, Diversity and Inclusion, Health, Immigration    

Project Phase: 

Plan

Collaborators

Contact: Kim Sin ; Email: TBD ; Phone: TBD

Lead Organization: Diversity Council

Collaborators: Diversity Council

Related Projects

America’s City for Health ; Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) ; Diversity Council Health Equity Plan ; Food for Thought for Diversity Wellness ; Healthy Immigrant Families

 

Detailed Description

With generous support from Rochester Home Infusion Founder, Joselyn Raymundo, acres for pristine farmland is being made available to Local Community Garden members to grow local and cultural-unique vegetables. This community garden will augment what is currently offered by Rochester Park and Recreation.  

 

 

Status/News

 


Related PlanScape Status

Arts & Culture, Diversity and Inclusion, Health, Immigration  

March 15, 2019: RT Autism Awareness Foundation Inc Press Release

RT Autism Awareness Foundation has been awarded a grant from the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, for programs and activities supporting the well being of individuals and families impacted by Autism Spectrum Diagnosis.

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March 06, 2019: Isaiah News

Rochester ISAIAH Community Meetings: Recap of 3/3 and Onto 3/31

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March 05, 2019: Alternative Learning Center - A Success Story (We want you back)

A success story about ALC.  "We want you back" on YouTube. A Hmong student's high school graduation journey after quitting school to work to help support his family at the age of 16.

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February 23, 2019: Closing referral disparities (resolution agreement with Office of Civil Rights)

2019-02-23 2018-2019 Report presented to RPS school board and comparison with 2018 reporting. 

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February 19, 2019: County prepares pitch for crisis center

"A county proposal to build a mental health crisis center in Rochester cleared a big hurdle this week.."

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February 17, 2019: Destination Medical Center (DMC) Meeting Packet

DMCC Meeting Packet with affordable housing and transportation breakouts.

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February 16, 2019: Chateau Theater Request for Proposal

The RFP is open to all interested parties and has a submission deadline of February 15, 2019.

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February 02, 2019: History Center to present Traveling While Black

The “Traveling While Black” exhibit being developed by the History Center of Olmsted County will chronicle the challenges faced by black motorists prior to the passage of the Civil Rights Act in 1964.

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January 28, 2019: Race Exhibit Returns to Rochester

Updates from Tony Williams, Science Museum of Minnesota

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January 14, 2019: City of Rochester Vision, Principles and Priorities

City Council COW was shown this Rochester Vision Document. 

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Last modified by support on 2018/10/13
Created by allnode on 2015/10/28

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