Uniting Hands, Growing Community, Planting the Future

2009-2012: How Volunteers & Donors were able to reach us.

There were so many ways to Get Involved in the Huntington Community Gardens:

  • SPREAD THE WORD about this important project! Let people know by sharing emails, sending out invitations to Work Days, or by simply telling a friend.
  • JOIN US ON FACEBOOK: To become a part of our Facebook Group and get the most up to date information on what's going on, go to Facebook and search for Huntington Community Gardens or go to http://www.facebook.com/groups/99683889278/ and request to be added to our list.
  • VOLUNTEER:  Put your hands to work doing good for our City and Neighbors. To become a volunteer, contact Jenn Williams or Eve Atkinson at  communitygardenshunt@gmail.com, or just show-up at one of our Work Days, usually every Sunday from 2-4:30pm as well as occasionally throuout the week. Visit us at the Barnett Center at 1524 10th Ave., or Check out our Google Calendar for details.
  • BECOME A MEMBER
    Join the Huntington Community Gardens of WV and help us get things done. We meet regularly on Wednesdays from 10am-Noon to discuss ideas, progress and future plans. We also Work Days almost every Sunday from 2-4:30pm as well as occasionally throuout the week. Visit us at the Barnett Center at 1524 10th Ave., or Check out our Google Calendar for details.
  • BECOME A COMMUNITY GARDENER
    Want to grow a garden filled with vegetables and fruit but just don't have the space? Work with the Huntington Community Gardens to grow your produce. You can either help us manage our gardens and take a share of what is grown, or we can help connect you with other area resources so that you can rent a plot or start your own community garden.
  • DONATE THE USE OF YOUR VACANT PROPERTY:
    Have a piece of empty property that's just sitting there growing weeds and collecting trash? Donate the use of it to the Huntington Community Gardens! We can help connect you with area groups that wish to turn that lot into Community Garden or Green space for the whole neighborhood to enjoy.
  • DONATING SUPPLIES & EQUIPMENT:
    If you have a hoe, shovel, soil, wood planters, sand, gravel, outdoor-ready artwork, tillers, or would like to make raised beds for us, we need You. Gardening Supplies such as gloves, hand spades, shovels, seeds, plants, fencing, posts, etc. are always greatly appreciated and needed, as is Equipment such as weed-eaters, lawn mowers, tillers, rotary saws, chain saws, etc. Please contact us at (304) 697-1402 to arrange a drop-off time at the Barnett Center, located at 1524 10th Avenue. This is a tax deductible donation through the Huntington Area Revitalization Coalition (HARC).
  • MONETARY DONATIONS:
    We need your financial contributions to reach our goals for this year and the next. If you are interested in making a monetary donation, you can make a non-tax deductable donation by writing and mailing a check to:

The Huntington Community Gardens
1524 10th Ave.
Huntington, WV 25701

For beautification and education projects, you can make a tax deductable donation by writing and mailing a check to our  planting parterns HARC:

Huntington Area Revitalization Coalition (HARC)
1524 10th Ave.
Huntington, WV 25701

For gifting to the Barnett Center, you can make a tax deductable donation by writing and mailing a check to the City of Huntington Foundation:

The City of Huntington Foundation
C/O the Barnett Center
1524 10th Ave.
Huntington, WV 25701

THANK YOU to all those organizations, businesses and individuals who donated materials, money, and time to our Community Gardens project.