Chicago Community Gardener Association

The CCGA allows gardeners to share information, collaborate, exchange ideas and build networks.

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News

What does it take to protect community gardens?

It’s been another fruitful year for NeighborSpace, Chicago’s only nonprofit community garden land trust. Having acquired six new gardens in 2014, we currently protect 97 community gardens in Chicago on behalf of dedicated community groups, coalitions of neighbors who work together to make these gardens grow. Here’s what it takes to protect all these community […]

Hermitage Street Community Garden

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Contact

445 N Sacramento Blvd, Suite 204
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: (773) 826-3240
Fax: (773) 442-0299
info@neighbor-space.org

Our Partners

NeighborSpace works in ongoing collaboration with three founding government partners:

City of Chicago
Chicago Park District
Forest Preserve District of Cook County


Several landscaping businesses make significant in-kind contributions to our gardens:

Bartlett Tree Experts
Christy Webber Landscapes
Christy Webber Farm and Garden
Lake Street Landscape Supply


Our gardens also benefit from an array of community groups, government agencies, and non-profit organizations:

CCGA
Openlands
Greencorps Chicago
Chicago Botanic Garden
Friends of the Chicago River
Midwest Ecological Landscape Association
Slow Food Chicago
The Trust for Public Land
Chicago Cares

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