Urban Agriculture in New Brunswick (2011)

Graduate students and undergraduate Ralph W. Voorhees Fellows worked with Elijah’s Promise, a New Brunswick community-based organization that seeks to alleviate poverty and hunger by providing job training, small business development, education, jobs, and services. They explored the potential to grow and process food in the city, assessed the local market for locally grown food, […]

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Community Food Assessment of Trenton (2005)

The 2005 Rutgers Bloustein Community Development Studio partnered with Isles, Inc., a community development corporation in Trenton that has worked with residents of Trenton for nearly a quarter century. This community development corporation provides training for at-risk youth, affordable housing, community planning, and community gardening to make families more self-sufficient. In recent years, the organization […]

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