Community GardensGardening is a beautiful expression of God’s diversity. Gardens exist on many scales, from large rural fields to small urban corners. They differ by regional climates, community needs and volunteer knowledge. This guide brings together wisdom from community gardens across the ELCA. Its purpose is to help you ask the right questions to create the unique garden project that is the best fit for your community.

ELCA World Hunger Community Gardens How-To Guide is filled with wisdom harvested by ELCA congregations whose community gardens have become vital parts of their ministry. You’ll find practical tips on logistics, crafting a vision, and incorporating your garden into the life of your congregation.