May 5, 2016
Harvest Connect is an innovative enterprise that responds directly to food security concerns within the community and develops an ongoing local food resilience by supporting young people to build skills and horticultural knowledge, develop leadership skills and participate in local volunteering an paid employment.
Harvest Connect will be an enterprise operated by the West Footscray Neighbourhood House Association Inc (WFNH), which is located in the geographic heart of the diverse City of Maribyrnong. Their programs have a strong focus on building individual and collective capacity – fostering inclusion along with a sense of place and value.
Harvest Connect will create opportunities for young people through the development of a number of income streams, including garden maintenance services, urban food garden installation services, nursery sales and creative community education programs. Growing food, sharing stories, connecting community.Back to Alumni