Community Garden of Joy

At A Glance

Contact: 

Marjorie Rival

Location: 

Bridgeport, Connecticut

Primary Issue Area:

  • Food
  • Environmental Health
  • Climate Change & Energy

Active since:

1998

Tax Status:

501(c)(3)

Core volunteers:

5

Our Purpose

Our mission is promote an Operation Feed Yourself Organic healthy living through gardening, education and other recreational activities while engaging the community, the youth, the elderly, the veterans and the disabled to improve their health and the environment. In additiaon, Community Garden of Joy wants: 
  • To create a space for everyone in the community to enjoy growing fresh produce and plants, while contributing to a sense of community, connection to the environment and improvement of the neighborhood.
  • To keep the community engage through social and recreational activities while promoting a clean and safe environment