Gallery: Harlem Grown Urban Farm Gives Unemployed Single Moms a Chance ...

Image Credit: DNAinfo/Farran Powel

Image Credit: DNAinfo/Farran Powel

Harlem Grown is giving out-of-work, single moms a chance to earn some green while growing greens at their neighborhood urban farm. Four mothers whose children attend P.S. 175 Henry H. Garnet School of Success will serve as trainees for the program, which is located at a hothouse right across the street on 134th Street in Harlem. There, they’ll earn a living wage while harvesting locally grown lettuce for both the school and neighboring restaurants. The new program is only weeks away from becoming a reality and a resource for both the unemployed moms and the neighborhood.

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