Emmanuel College is one of 140 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 to $500,000 each through the Cummings Foundation’s $25 Million Grant Program.
Emmanuel's Urban Food Project and the new garden at the College's Notre Dame Campus in Roxbury were featured in the May 27, 2015, edition of the Boston Globe!
Emmanuel's Urban Food Project and the new garden at the College's Notre Dame Campus in Roxbury were featured in the May 27, 2015, edition of The Boston Globe! Read more about the students, faculty and staff who are bringing nutritional education and urban gardening strategies to low-income families in Boston, as well as the College's work with the New Balance Foundation, community partners including OLPH Mission Grammar School and Nazareth Residence, and urban gardening expert Patti Moreno.
The Boston Globe visited the Notre Dame Campus on May 7, 2015, when the fourth-grade students from OLPH Mission Grammar School were on hand to assist with the transplanting of seedlings from Emmanuel's greenhouse to the urban garden's new raised beds.