SacCommunityGardens.org ABOUT US

The SACGC is a grassroots group made up of Sacramento and surrounding area Community Gardeners, Community Volunteers, School Garden participants,and Master Gardeners united by a common cause: to bring more Community and School Gardens to the Sacramento Area.

Mission: to serve as a network for groups and individuals dedicated to Promoting, Creating and Preserving Community Gardens / Urban Agriculture in the Sacramento Area by providing Resources, Information, Education and Advocacy that fosters Health, Nutrition, and Community.

Promoting Community Gardens: Work with the local City / County agencies, Schools, Parks & Recreation Departments and Developers to find ways to create more Community Gardens.

Preserving Community Gardens: Work in partnership with area groups and concerned individuals to protect and expand Urban Green Spaces.

Resource for Area Community Gardeners: Our group can answer questions on how to start a Community Garden and be a resource of related information. Increase awareness of Urban Agriculture through a variety of educational events and projects. Promote more environmentally friendly gardening and support of organic farmers markets. Inform others about sustainable agriculture and food security issues. Encourage more gardens in schools and public places.

Please see our events page for upcoming events.