Our experience with working in partnerships and coalitions provides us with a broad audience for community engagement efforts here in Elizabeth and throughout Union County. Groundwork Elizabeth is a member of Shaping Elizabeth, a city-wide coalition charged with the assessment and improvement of the community’s health through accessible programming and the development of a culture of health.

Urban Ag

Featured Urban Agriculture Programs

  • “MORE P.E.A.S.” (Permaculture Educations in Agricultural Systems) PROGRAM (est. 2016)
  • Groundwork Elizabeth MicroFarm Programming
  • “Come Grow With Us” (CGWU) Program
    • “Union County Kids Dig In” (est 2022), a continuation of the “Union County Plant a Seed” Program (est. 2018)