Growing to Green Awards

The Growing to Green Awards, given annually at a potluck dinner celebration, honor the dedication and hard work of many central Ohio communities and individuals while furthering Growing to Green’s objective of promoting participation in city beautification and community gardening.

2016 Growing to Green Award Winners

Neighborhood Improvement Project of the Year

Good Samaritan Garden located in the Ascension Lutheran Church Parking Lot at 1479 Morse Rd, Columbus, OH 43329.
Education Garden of the Year

Weinland Park Community Garden at Godman Guild. 303 E. 6th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43201.
Paul B. Redman Youth Leadership Award

Said Jeylani of Horn of Africa Garden located at 2154 Eddystone Ave, Columbus, OH 43224.

Sustainability Award

St. Stephens Community House, Project Aquastar at 1500 E 17th Ave, Columbus, OH 43219.
Community Gardener of the Year

Charissa Coleman-Muhammad

Community Garden of the Year

Growing Wellness Community Garden at CarePoint East, 543 Taylor Ave, Columbus, OH 43203
Boyd W. Bowden Garden Impact Award

The Miracle Garden at 2718 through 2724 Westerville Rd, Columbus, OH 43211