“Jesus would not mow; he would grow!”
More than 800 acres of grass surround churches in Cedar Rapids, Marion, and Hiawatha. Those pretty lawns need lots of maintenance. How can we help them deliver greater value? By turning them into urban farms.
Think of it—just 500 of those 800 acres could produce enough vegetables to reach our goal of 2.5 cups of vegetables daily for the 26,000 citizens of Linn County who experience food insecurity.
Join the churches in the Cedar Rapids and Marion area that are growing vegetables for the neediest members of our community: