Thanks to you, we are 75% to goal
June 02, 2017
BENEFITING: Universal Promise
EVENT DATE: May 30, 2017
For $6.50, purchase one bale to jumpstart a household vegetable garden. For $25.00, purchase four bales to launch a larger vegetable garden for a family. For $35.00, purchase four bales, fertilizer, urea (nitrogen), a watering can, and vegetable seeds to outfit an entire family. In June 2017, Universal Promise will introduce bale gardening to a Nomathamsanqa, South Africa neighborhood that suffers from no electricity, water, proper housing, and healthy food sources. The ultimate goal is to have a thriving garden at every house in this locale to increase the availability of nutritious food to a) curb starvation b) reduce high levels of cholesterol c) reduce the rates of heart disease d) reduce the onslaught of diabetes e) allow for a proper food source for those with diabetes, and f) fight off some of the negative impacts of HIV/AIDS.