The first step is to build a community garden in the El Pueblo Housing Development in Pittsburg, CA. The community garden will allow neighborhood residents to grow their preferred crops within individual raised bed garden plots.
The land is ready to be cultivated, stay tuned to learn which days you can join our work in the garden and farm!
With your help we can get phase one off the ground – be a part of the change!
Access to healthy food should be a right for everyone. With your support families will have easier access to affordable healthy food.
Learning to grow food and how to prepare delicious healthy meals can be rewarding for individuals, families, and entire communities.
Community gardens provide space for neighbors to get out of their homes and interact with the entire community, which fosters deep relationship building.
Growing up in a low-income community known as the El Pueblo area in Pittsburg, CA, Heracio (Ray) Harts, the founder of Healthy Hearts Institute understands the challenges low-income families face when it comes to living healthy and socially rich lives. Through HHI, Ray is focusing his passion for health and wellness to improve the health of low-income community residents.