The Giving Grove

The Giving Grove assists Kansas City metropolitan low-income communities improve food security by developing ecological and sustainable tree gardens that provide nuts, berries and edible perennial crops.

Grove sites established

154

Trees planted

2,597

Tons of potential food

328

Communities Served:

  • Neighborhoods
    Transforming underutilized spaces into community green spaces
  • Schools & Youth
    Connecting children to nature and early exposure to healthy food choices
  • Seniors
    Bringing health and longevity of life in the outside orchard
  • Faith Communities
    Challenging others to give abundantly to their community
  • Health Facilities
    Providing spaces for horticulture therapy by health professionals
  • Parks
    Revitalizing public gathering spaces with free, healthy food access

Learn more about The Giving Grove, their work and how you can get involved