MacBain Community Garden

GNCC 2024 - Environmental Leadership Award
Environmental Leadership Award 2024
June 17, 2024
GNCC 2024 - Environmental Leadership Award
Environmental Leadership Award 2024
June 17, 2024

Last Friday marked a significant milestone for our community as we celebrated the grand opening of the MacBain Community Garden. This event was graced by the presence of the Niagara Falls Mayor and the Executive Director of the Niagara Community Foundation, both of whom played pivotal roles in bringing this garden to life.

The creation of the MacBain Community Garden is a testament to the power of collaboration and community spirit. With the support and guidance of the Niagara Community Foundation, we have transformed an ordinary piece of land into a vibrant, green oasis where community members can come together to plant their own vegetables. This garden not only provides a space for growing fresh, healthy produce but also offers a wonderful opportunity for physical activity and a chance to reconnect with nature.

The opening ceremony was a joyous occasion, with speeches highlighting the importance of such community projects. The Mayor of Niagara Falls emphasized the city’s commitment to fostering healthy, sustainable living environments, while the Executive Director of the Niagara Community Foundation spoke about the foundation’s mission to support initiatives that enhance the quality of life in our region.

The MacBain Community Garden is now part of a larger network of gardens that LGL has established across the region. These gardens serve as hubs for community engagement, education, and environmental stewardship. Each garden we build strengthens our community, providing spaces where people can learn, grow, and thrive together.

We are incredibly proud of the MacBain Community Garden and grateful for the support of everyone who helped make this dream a reality. We look forward to seeing this garden flourish and become a beloved part of our community for years to come.