Donations made in Mary’s memory will go towards Mary’s Community Fund, a grant program administered by Greensgrow that was established in 2017. It is open to individuals and organizations in Kensington, the Riverwards, West and Southwest Philadelphia. Each year grants will go towards community beautification efforts including, but not limited to, public art, window boxes, street trees, or regeneration of a local park.
Congratulations to the First Annual Mary’s Community Fund awardees, 2017!
Fishtown Neighbors Association: $1000 for the Susquehanna Pedestrian Plaza.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library: $1000 for their community garden.
People’s Emergency Center: $500 for King on the Avenue planters.
Gan Shalom and the Calvary Center for Culture and Community: $500 for the Garden of Wholeness project.
Donate online: here.
Donate by mail: send a check made out to Greensgrow Philadelphia Project with “Mary” in the memo line and mail to: Greensgrow Philadelphia Project, 2503 E. Firth Street Philadelphia, PA 19125