GrowNYC's Bronx Community Gardens

GrowNYC has built more than 100 new gardens, including Green Thumb community gardens; gardens in public housing developments, daycares, and senior centers; and our urban farm on Governors Island. We build about 10 new gardens a year and do renovation projects at an additional 25.

New Yorkers can find out more information about the community gardens that we've built in the BronxBrooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, or Staten Island.

Interested in joining one of NYC's 600 community gardens? Find one on OASIS map or on Green Thumb's website.

 

Bathgate
Alpha Crawford Sunshine Park (1988-2005)

Bedford Park
Sullivan Park (2002)

Belmont
Grote Street Playground and Garden (2012)
Joseph Cali-Vincent Artuso Park (1988)

Castle Hill
Havemeyer Garden Association (2015)

Claremont Village
Jackson Forest Community​ Garden (2017)

Crotona Park East
Angie Lee Gonzalez Park (1981)
Morning Glory Garden (2014)
Mid Bronx Desperadoes Community Park (1997)

East Concourse
Kenton Hall Neighborhood Garden (1981)

Kingsbridge
Kingsbridge Heights Community Center (1997)

Melrose
Eagle Slope / Nueva Granja (2015)
Garden of Life and Health (2013)
Via Verde (2012)

Morris Heights
Popham Park (1987)

Morrisania
Bonner Place Garden (2001-2005)
Jacqueline Denise Davis (JDD) Garden (1999)
Wishing Well Community Garden (2008)

Mott Haven
138th Street Community Garden (2016)
United We Stand Community Garden (2016)
Wanaqua Family Garden (2010)

Tremont
Tremont Comm. Council Neighborhood Park (1989-1995)

West Concourse
Hope of Israel Senior Center (1982)

 

We are honored to count a number of LGBTQ Producers and stand workers among GrowNYC's farmer community, read a few of their stories here. 

  • Greenmarket

    Our network of farmers markets, Youthmarkets, Fresh Food Box pick-ups, and Greenmarket Co. ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.

  • Recycle

    We blanket the five boroughs with resources like textile and food scrap collection, Stop 'N' Swaps, and free training to make waste reduction easy for all.

  • Garden

    We build and rejuvenate community & school gardens in all 5 boroughs, and support even more gardens through volunteer days, technical assistance, school garden grants, & more.

  • Education

    We foster future environmental stewards by providing 66,000 children each year with programs that provide meaningful interactions with the natural environment.