Amy Laura Cahn, director of our Garden Justice Legal Initiative, has been advising HIAS Pennsylvania and their Butanese clients on how to obtain land in Northeast Philadelphia since last year. She connected HIAS to Partners for Sacred Places, who has helped them negotiate with a faith based partner. There are seven refugee families that will be gardening to start.
There are seven refugee families gardening on the newly secured land to start. Click here for a gallery from the garden kickoff.