Roberta Kossoff, Walter Reed Portable Gardens

Roberta Kossoff and her students created the Walter Reed Portable Gardens in Maspeth, NY, which delivers portable gardens to seniors in their community. Not only are do they provide food to their community members who have no access to fresh foods they also foster relationships between the elderly and students.  They are enriching lives by teaching them about their natural world in a sustainable and practical way.

GRANT AWARD DATE: January 20, 2016