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The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation to Bring Garden Benefits to America’s Most Vulnerable Children in Partnership with the National Head Start Association

New multi-year grant program seeks to connect one million Head Start children to garden education, fresh food each year
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Marysville, Ohio, October 9, 2018 /3BL Media/ –– The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation today announced its multi-year partnership with the National Head Start Association to combat some of the most pressing challenges facing today’s youngest generation, improving access to healthy food and increasing time spent outdoors connected to nature. The three-year partnership will work to bring the powerful, life-enhancing benefits of gardens to one million at-risk Head Start children and families across the country each year through the development of edible gardens and hands-on garden education.

LA Kings Join Forces With Enrich LA to Build Edible Garden at East Los Angeles YMCA

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AEG’s LA Kings and Enrich LA joined forces, with the help of Blue Shield of California, to build an edible and interactive garden at Weingart YMCA Wellness & Aquatic Center last week.

Throughout the day, Kings staff built and installed 13 planter beds with fully functioning drip irrigation systems for the YMCA to further its education initiatives surrounding maintaining healthy lifestyles.

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