Wilton Place Transformation

Last week it was a pleasure to return to Wilton Place and see wonderful changes had accord.

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We know have shelves, shade and places along our wall to help students identify plants easily.

Very very excited to be back. And the garden was wonderfully productive this summer and it was wonderful returning to so many blossoms as well.

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Christina Perez

Christina began her career in Urban Agriculture Development as an Urban Garden Educator in Portland, ME. She has recently moved to South LA, to take the tools and knowledge she has acquired to aid in dismantling the food apartheid.
“I firmly believe that educating youth is the best way to enact change. If people are aware of their options, they are more apt to make better choices. Which insures a healthy and happy future.”
She also works for RootDownLA managing food distribution systems and a food production garden. She actively works in food justice and feels that it an intersectional bridge towards a better life for all people.