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    Community Organizing in Baltimore City

    This past Thursday, Seth Bush came into the office to talk to the Baltimore Orchard Project and The Baltimore Energy Challenge, both projects of Civic Works, about effective community organizing.  Seth has been an organizer for the Sierra Club for several years, has campaigned for a Democratic Party candidate in...
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    Orchard Stewards Program, OSP

        We held our first Orchard Stewards Program session back in August. Potential “orchardistas” learned about the program, connected to each other, and shared stories of urban gardening with community members. The Orchard Stewards Program is a series of stewardship classes designed to teach the ins and outs of...
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    Genesee/Ben Howard Orchard

    As anyone who cares for plants knows, it can sometimes be frustrating waiting for nature to make things grow. As a nonprofit that has been operating for only a few years, most of the trees we have planted are still small and spindly things that, despite all their potential, are...
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