You will meet 12 amazing individuals who have dedicated their life to creating sustainability within their urban communities. Because of their work, community members are becoming energized through powerful initiatives to revitalize neighborhoods, stimulate economies, empower the workforce and provide accessibility to healthful food options.

Kirk Mayes Kirk Mayes
Brightmoor Alliance
Detroit, MI

Tony Hillery Tony Hillery
Harlem Grown
New York, NY

Jenga Mwendo Jenga Mwendo
Backyard Gardeners Network
New Orleans, LA

Rick Lowe Rick Lowe
Project Row Houses
Houston, TX

Karen Washington Karen Washington
Just Food
Bronx, NY

Ron Finley Ron Finley
The Ron Finley Project
South Central Los Angeles, CA

Robin Emmons Robin Emmons
Sow Much Good
Charlotte, NC

Haile Johnston Haile Johnston
Common Market/East Park Revitalization Alliance
Philadelphia, PA

K. Rashid Nuri K. Rashid Nuri
Truly Living Well Center for Natural Urban Agriculture
Atlanta, GA

Charmaine Craig Charmaine Craig
Knox, Inc.
Hartford, CT

Kelly D. Carlisle Kelly D. Carlisle
Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project
Oakland, CA

Sylvester Brown, Jr. Sylvester Brown, Jr.
Sweet Potato Project
St. Louis, MO

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