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Friends Grow Together

To promote community engagement and well-being and help grow a healthy, safe, welcoming, active and creative neighbourhood space in Marie Baldwin Park area through free public activities, multi-agency collaborations and outreach supporting and celebrating gardening, food security, environmental sustainability and togetherness centered on public access to shared, accessible community gardening plots including the Access Garden, hosting all-age workshops, work-bees, garden parties, food, fun and culture festivals, tours, walking and exercise groups and programs and leading ongoing clean-ups and sharing events..

Parks we work in:

  • Marie Baldwin Park
  • Woolner Park
  • Smythe Park
  • Smythe Park

Things we do:

  • cleanups
  • community garden
  • community meals
  • crafts/folk art
  • environmental education
  • food festivals
  • gardening
  • nature walks

We're looking for volunteers in these areas:

  • Regular volunteers
  • Occasional volunteers

Where you can find us

  • 746 Jane St, York, ON, Canada

Get in touch!