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By April 2018, establish and maintain a new community garden in a low-income area in either Gridley or Oroville.

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Story Behind the Curve
Partners

Butte County Public Health Department (BCPHD), Hmong Cultural Center of Butte County, Sherry Morgado

What Works

"Community Gardens", County Health Rankings and Roadmaps. Available at: http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/policies/commu...

Strategy

Activity

Target Date

Resources Required

Lead Person/ Organization

Anticipated Product or Result

Contact local community garden subject-matter experts to solicit involvement.

10/31/15

Staff time

Sherry Morgado

Additional partners and support

Conduct a target assessment of Gridley and/or Oroville jurisdictions who have expressed interest in establishing a community garden.

11/30/15

Staff time

Aimee Critser, BCPHD

Seng Yang, Hmong Cultural Center of Butte County

Assessment completed

Final location for community garden determined.

9/1/16

Staff time

All stakeholders

Location determined

Assist with the development of a Community Garden guideline and/or policy.

9/1/16

Staff time, Volunteers

All stakeholders

Garden roles and responsibilities established. Shared throughout the community.

Training held for community partners regarding garden set-up and ongoing maintenance.

1/15/17

Staff time, Volunteers, Existing Partners

Aimee Critser, BCPHD

Sherry Morgado

Community prepared to establish and maintain garden

Assist partners with obtainment of gardening materials and land preparation.

4/1/17

Existing Partners

Aimee Critser, BCPHD

Garden ready to be established

Publicity and community celebration.

5/1/17

Staff time, Existing Partners

Aimee Critser, BCPHD

Community achievement and recognition

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