• Changing Lives One Seed at a Time

    Promise of Peace Gardens works with folks across North Texas to transform vacant spaces into thriving places. P.O.P. Gardens serve as a context for folks from all backgrounds to come […]

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  • Agape P.O.P. Garden

    The Agape P.O.P. Garden was established in the spring of 2015 when Founding Director Elizabeth Dry and Pastor Martha Valencia saw the potential to build a place where community members […]

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  • Bayles P.O.P. Garden

     The Bayles P.O.P. Garden was established in the spring of 2016. Bayles Elementary has over 500 families who will benefit from fresh produce and cooking classes in our “Seed-to-Soul” program […]

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  • Emanuel P.O.P. Garden

    The Emmanuel P.O.P. Garden was established in late spring of 2016. P.O.P. partnered with the Emmanuel Lutheran Community Center to establish a garden where we would grow community with brotherhood […]

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Promise of Peace Mission Statement

Promise of Peace is a nonprofit seeking simple solutions for stagnant circumstances in our urban communities. Our presence helps to increase healthy lifestyles, school success, as well as positive engagement while transforming perspectives.

By providing access to horticultural and environmental education, our participants gain sense of place and respect for their community. Our new initiative, “Plant It Forward,” will provide kitchen gardens for deserving families across Dallas and beyond!

Promise of Peace Gardens

Promise of Peace Gardens works with folks across North Texas to transform vacant spaces into thriving places. P.O.P. Gardens serve as a context for folks from all backgrounds to come […]

Giving Tuesday Campaign Promise of Peace

Give to Grow on #GivingTuesday

Giving Tuesday is a global giving movement to kick off the charitable giving season as we give to help others. Your donation to Promise of Peace Gardens will enable our […]

Okrapalooza 2016 photo gallery

Okrapalooza 2016 photo gallery

Thank you to everyone who came out to support Okrapalooza! We’re especially grateful to our chefs, judges, musicians, sponsors and volunteers! Enjoy the photos compliments of Alison McLean, Spilt Coffee Creative. […]

Greenville Avenue Farmers Market

Greenville Avenue POP Market

Join us for Lower Greenville’s brand new Farmer’s Market. Enjoy local produce from top-quality vendors, live music, fun activities for the whole family, and more! GRANADA THEATER PARKING LOT SUNDAY […]

Agape Garden in Dallas

Agape P.O.P. Garden

The Agape P.O.P. Garden was established in the spring of 2015 when Founding Director Elizabeth Dry and Pastor Martha Valencia saw the potential to build a place where community members […]

Bayles P.O.P. Garden

Bayles P.O.P. Garden

 The Bayles P.O.P. Garden was established in the spring of 2016. Bayles Elementary has over 500 families who will benefit from fresh produce and cooking classes in our “Seed-to-Soul” program […]

Emanuel P.O.P. Garden

Emanuel P.O.P. Garden

The Emmanuel P.O.P. Garden was established in late spring of 2016. P.O.P. partnered with the Emmanuel Lutheran Community Center to establish a garden where we would grow community with brotherhood […]