Vols Revitalize WHEDco’s Student Garden

(l-r) Sam Marks, LISCA.NYC executive director; Nicole Jennings After School program director; Terrance Scot, Construction adviser and contractor; Tessa Rosenberry, WHEDco teacher and volunteer Grace Chung helped restore the garden’s natural splendor.
Photo by Ray Maldonado

Volunteers from Local Initiatives Support Corporation and Deutsche Bank joined Rebuilding Together NYC on Wednesday, May 24 to revitalize WHEDco’s Urban Horizons Student Garden.

The group installed a foundation for the garden’s greenhouse, landscaped the area with native plants, installed raised beds for students to grow vegetables and herbs and gave the WHEDco Teen Center’s computer lab a fresh coat of paint.

Nancy Biberman, WHEDco president and founder, and Davon Russell, WHEDco executive vice president, dug in to the community garden rehabilitation.
Photo by Ray Maldonado

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