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Atwood Garden Remodeling

Atwood Garden Remodeling

After our super successful fundraiser a few Saturdays ago (read about it here), we went out the next day to give back to Atlanta right away! We took the first steps to set up the Atwood Community Garden for a group of kids this summer who will be learning how to run an urban farm as a business. For more info, check out their website over...

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ReVibe Fest

ReVibe Fest

A couple of weekends ago, Revive Atlanta partnered with Cypress Street Pint & Plate for a spring fundraiser. We had a great turnout, and we raised gobs more moolah for reviving Atlanta than we even predicted! Thank you so much, Cypress, for your generosity and for your commitment to our community.  Thanks DJ Bang (aka Stephen) for spicin’ up the scene with your awesome beats.  And last, but certainly not least, thank you to everyone...

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Revive Atlanta Fall Festival

Revive Atlanta Fall Festival

Last Saturday, Revive Atlanta put on the Fall Festival in A.D. Williams Park. We planted the fall crops, jammed to DJ Bang‘s beats, painted garden signs, ate some deliciously fresh food made by John Edenfield with local veggies donated by Moore Farms, shot some hoops, kicked around the soccer ball, and threw together a kickball game. Thanks to everyone who made this event such a...

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Clearing, clearing, clearing, gone.

Clearing, clearing, clearing, gone.

A group of us headed back to A.D. Williams park today to clear out some of the brush and open up the field. In just three hours, we managed to pull out so much of the under-growth and invasives that you can now see the garden from the basketball court! The photos don’t do it justice. Check it out in...

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A.D. Williams Fall Planting

A.D. Williams Fall Planting

Derek led the Coretta Scott King Young Women’s Leadership Academy in their first full planting in the garden beds we built. The garden consists of nine 4′x8′ raised beds and herb planters which were made possible through the generous support of Park Pride’s Growing Great Gardens Community Challenge. The girls learned how to pair different veggies in the same bed and how to space them appropriately. They planted delicious...

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Alive in You

Alive in You

Two of Atlanta’s most promising trail networks received a much needed facelift from Revive Atlanta and the amazing teenagers of Alive in You summer camp! Over 100 high school students from around Georgia combined forces June 22-24, 2011 to work for three days on the RevATL section of the Atlanta BeltLine and the first mile of South Fork Conservancy’s Confluence Trail.  The students picked up trash, cleared kudzu, built staircases...

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