The 2021 Great Milwaukee Victory Garden Blitz is fast approaching!
Every year we try to install 50% of our raised garden beds into at-risk communities. This year, we want
We will be Blitzing in 2021! Please bear with us, we’re running a bit behind this year due to some technical issues and, of course, Covid. We
Victory Garden Initiative stands in solidarity with Black Lives Matter. We are fully committed to a more just society, ending police brutality, dismantling systemic racism, and tearing
"It was a positive experience for the kids. They felt confident and independent when making the recipes. They were thrilled and proud to share with family. Love the variety of recipes."
"Just LOVED all the information about honey. In fact, I overheard the students sharing what they learned with some nurses who work at our school!"
"I enjoyed the experience and becoming more aware/familiar with the garden. We don't have a lot of extra time but the kids loved the small things - seeing the chickens during the last pickup, bringing home a chicken feather. Everyone was very friendly and responsive."
The year that the Farm first started growing food across the street from my house, I had just gotten out of the hospital. I was very sick with sickle cell anemia and sometimes I felt ike I was going to die. Watching the garden grow out my window, and then getting to spend time there when I could finally walk again truly saved my life. The people who work there are so generous and open with their time and their lives. I just love them all.