News Archive

Media coverage of the Grow Food, Grow Hope Garden Initiative.

Newspaper & Periodicals:

"Sale of Krisher daylilies to benefit Grow Food, Grow Hope" Wilmington News Journal (06/21/2012).

"Volunteers pitch in to produce raised garden" Wilmington News Journal (06/14/2012).

"Grow Food, Grow Hope passes 10,000-vote milestone" Wilmington News Journal (06/09/2012).

"Campus community members create disaster preparedness kits" Wilmington News Journal (05/11/2012).

"EC students, staff wrap up year" Wilmington News Journal (05/09/2012).

"Earth Day opportunity for children April 21" Wilmington News Journal (04/11/2012).

"Experienced gardeners wanted" Wilmington News Journal (04/06/2012).

"Free health fair at WC March 22" Wilmington News Journal (03/13/2012).

"OUR VIEW: Addressing the tragedy of homelessness" Wilmington News Journal (11/17/2011).

"Grow Food, Grow Hope to host 5K run/walk Oct. 22" Wilmington News Journal (10/12/2011).

"Church Music Celebration event to benefit Grow Food, Grow Hope" Wilmington News Journal (09/28/2011).

"Hunger Walk aims to meet growing need" Wilmington News Journal (09/27/2011).
"County Farmers' Market Accepts Food Assistance Benefits" Wilmington News Journal, (08/12/2011).

"Farm-to-Table dinner to benefit GFGH" Wilmington News Journal, (08/30/2011).

"Blue Ribbon Organizations: Grow Food, Grow Hope" Master Gardening, (06/08/2011).

"Family health and fitness night enjoyed" Wilmington News Journal, (03/31/2011).

"Planning the Future of Local Food" Wilmington News Journal, (01/27/2011).

"Families invited to sign-up for free garden plots" Wilmington News Journal, (01/18/2011).

"The Growing Fresh Food Movement: Farm-to-school programs, Community Gardens, and Teaching Farms" The E-Environmental Magazine, (January/February 2011).

"Community challenged to eat only local foods Oct 25-30" Wilmington News Journal, (10/21/2010).

"Gleaning opportunities wanted" Wilmington News Journal, (10/7/2010).

"Battle of the Bands at concert Friday" Wilmington News Journal, (9/15/2010).

"Downtown farmers market offers fresh fare" Wilmington News Journal, (7/28/2010).

"Youth enjoying week at WC Junior Master Gardener Camp" Wilmington News Journal (7/22/2010). 

"Chefs will teach free class" Wilmington News Journal, (4/13/2010).

"Keeping hope fresh" Wilmington News Journal, (2/24/2010).

"Gardening projects accepting applications" Wilmington News Journal, (1/12/2010)

"Hard-hit Community Learns to Grow Food" Associated Press, (11/11/2009)

"Potato Pantry Better Be Supersized" Wilmington News Journal, (10/8/2009)

"YMCA Day Campers Visit ECC Demonstration Garden" Wilmington News Journal, (7/28/09).

"Hope, Gardens Nourish Town DHL Left" Columbus Dispatch, (7/12/2009)

"Harvest Begins at 'Grow Food, Grow Hope' Garden" Wilmington News Journal, (6/5/2009).

"Planting Commences at WC 'Grow Food, Grow Hope' Garden" Wilmington News Journal, (5/7/2009).

Television / Online Video:

SOCHE Talks-"Grow Food, Grow Hope" Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education, Dayton (February 2011).

FOCUS-"Wilmington College's Community Garden Grow Food, Grow Hope Program" WCET, Cincinnati (10/4/2010).

"Making a difference by sowing seeds of hope" MSNBC's Nightly News, (10/2/2010).

Our Ohio Episode 524 WPTD,  Channel 16 Dayton, (9/18/2010).  

"Can a Democrat Win Ohio this Year?" The New York Times, (5/30/10).

"Wilmington's Long Recession" 60 Minutes, CBS News magazine television show (12/20/09).

"Groups Provide Help for Unemployed in Wilmington" WLWT, Channel 5 Cincinnati, (7/16/09).


"Wilmington's Homegrown Hope, Part 3" WYSO Yellow Springs, NPR Affiliate (5/12/2010).

"Wilmington's Homegrown Hope, Part 2" WYSO Yellow Springs, NPR Affiliate (5/11/2010).