Community GroundWorks

  • WI

About Us

Community GroundWorks is a nonprofit organization that connects people to nature and local food. Through hands-on education, children and adults learn gardening, urban farming, healthy eating and natural areas restoration. Organized in Madison, Wisconsin in 2001 as The Friends of Troy Gardens, Community GroundWorks serves diverse communities and schools across the region. Our nationally recognized programs include:

  • community gardens
  • certified organic CSA farm
  • restored long grass prairie, woodlands and edible trail
  • hands-on garden-based youth education
  • youth farm
  • curriculum and professional development for teachers
  • support of school gardens.
  • management of Troy Gardens, 26 acres