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Rooftop Farming with WHEDco


Rooftop Farming with WHEDco

Intervale Green, the nation's largest multi-family, Energy Star certified affordable housing development allows tenants to grow vegetable, herbs, and flowers on the rooftop farm.

Help turn soil, plant seeds, and weed to cultivate plots for harvest.

The Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation (WHEDco) has worked for over twenty years to build a more beautiful, equitable and economically vibrant Bronx.

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The Women's Housing and Economic Development Corporation (WHEDCo) is dedicated to the economic advancement of low-income women, men and children by providing the tools and support needed to succeed in everyday life. WHEDCo provides beautiful housing and programs in childcare, education, after school enrichment, job training, and small business development. WHEDCo's two-pronged approach of academic instruction, paired with activities like art, sports and cultural exploration, promotes a positive and healthy attitude toward academic, intellectual, social, cultural, and artistic pursuits that will help individuals overcome obstacles.