Not every Homecomer meets with success. As Cortez’ story demonstrates, a person must want to change his life – truly want something different – or else all of the help and assistance by the Homecomers (or by any other orga...
The Glenncrest Make a Difference House, Washington Parks and People, and Dreaming out Loud Inc. have partnered with youth and adult residents of the Glenncrest Community in an effort to create a community garden. Over 60 neighborhood residents of all ages took part in our first tree planting on April 13, 2013. Community meetings are held on Tuesdays between 7:00-9:00pm, and during planting seasons, community activities are on Saturdays between 9:00-11am.
(Adult residents working together to construct the compost bin)
In addition to meetings and activities, youth residents participate in community outreach; advertising the community garden, educating neighbors on gardening, and collecting compost.