Urban Arboreta Shares Knight Cities Challenge Experience at PennPraxis Panel

On September 20th, 2016, the Urban Arboreta team, represented by Deenah Loeb, had the opportunity to participate in a panel of other Philadelphia Knight Cities Challenge winners hosted by PennPraxis. The panel was a great opportunity to share our progress and lessons learned over the past 12 months. Below is an excerpt from a blog post on Read more about Urban Arboreta Shares Knight Cities Challenge Experience at PennPraxis Panel[…]

Welcome to Urban Arboreta

Hello and welcome to Urban Arboreta: Transforming Ground, a 2015 Knight Cities Challenge winning project in Philadelphia. Urban Arboreta is dedicated to transforming vacant lots into hybrid spaces for nursery production and neighborhood use, improving the ecological, social, and economic health of neighborhoods by offering a new model for community based job training and engagement. We’ll be sharing Read more about Welcome to Urban Arboreta[…]