creation

Faith/Religion
5:30 pm
Fri July 12, 2013

Interfaith gardens grow food and fellowship

Volunteers work in one of Columbia's interfaith community gardens.
Photo courtesy Lily Chan

 

Volunteers from different faith communities have been working together to grow food. Columbia has more than 30 community garden plots, and several of them are interfaith gardens. 

Monta Welch is the founder of a group called Interfaith Care for Creation, which has started an interfaith garden project in Columbia.  The goal of the program is to educate different faith communities about environmental stewardship, she said. 

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