Jeanette Koncikowski joined Grassroots Gardens of Western New York in 2018 as their Executive Director. She is a long-time community educator and activist, bringing almost 20 years of experience with nonprofit organizations such as the Center for Development of Human Services, Crisis Services of Buffalo and the Boston Area Rape Crisis Center. Jeanett spent five years as the Western New York Community Leader for Change for Breast Cancer Action, where she fought to bring attention to the link between Buffalo's high cancer rates and environmental toxins. Jeanette is thrilled to be combining her personal passion for gardening with community development. She is focused on building Grassroots Gardens' organizational capacity and sustainability.
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- C04. Urban Land Trusts, Shared Stewardship and Community Resilience
October 06, 2021
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM