Through a grant applied for by our local DoubleTree Hotel, Asheville GreenWorks received $5,000 to grow our Food Tree Project. This project strives to install free fruit producing orchards to support food security throughout Buncombe County.
- Planted twelve large Pear trees in the Deaverview Community Orchard
- Created a part time job for a resident of the Deaverview Apartments Community
- Planted six large Pawpaw trees in the Sand Hill Orchard
- Funded the development of Asheville GreenWorks new tree nursery in Candler