Members of the Dig In Rewards program can now select Denver Urban Gardens as their preferred cause. If selected, cash back purchases for the member will support the Denver Urban Gardens mission.
Denver Urban Gardens comes alongside residents, and together, they grow community – one urban garden at a time. DUG offers neighborhoods the essential resources for community gardens, including ongoing technical expertise with:
- securing sustainable land for gardens;
- designing and building gardens;
- supporting garden organization, leadership, outreach and maintenance;
- utilizing gardens as extraordinary places for learning and healthy living; and
- linking gardens with related local food system projects and policy.
They currently operate over 145 community gardens throughout Metro Denver, including more than 40 school-based community gardens. In addition to building and supporting community gardens, they operate DeLaney Community Farm, the Master Composter Training Program, the Master Community Gardener Training Program, the Free Seeds and Transplants Program, and provide extensive opportunities for youth education in nutrition and gardening.