Aug 05

Okrapalooza in the Dallas Morning News

Read Throw your own Okra Palooza at home – Dallas Morning News, August 4, 2015

Jul 31

After school EARTH (Exploring ART & Horticulture) camps coming this fall!

POP is joining forces with Studio Bella this fall to provide after school EARTH (Exploring ART & Horticulture) camps. To learn more or to register, visit: studiobellaforkids.com or download the brochure (PDF).

Jul 31

Abundance + gratitude = stewardship

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Jul 30

Photos from Agape Jardin de los Milgros Home Grown Kids Camp

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Jul 15

Just BARE Goodness Campaign

Help Promise of Peace receive up to $5,000 from the Just BARE Goodness for Gardens donation program!

HOW IT WORKS – 4 SIMPLE STEPS

1. Buy Just BARE Chicken, must be specially marked with the Goodness for Gardens sticker on the package. Sold at select Target locations (see store locator)

2. Visit JustBareGives.com and click GET STARTED

3. Find Promise of Peace at https://www.justbarechicken.com/garden/promise-peace-community-gardens and donate your code to Promise of Peace.

4. Participate in other Goodness for Gardens entry methods, including entering additional codes, interacting with Just BARE’s The Good Plate hub, taking an online poll, or entering a Just BARE “Trace My Chicken” traceability code.

Thank you for participating!

Jul 09

Promise of Peace in the News

News from March 2015… Agape Memorial Starting Community Garden: http://www.northtexasumc.org/north-texas-conference-news/agape-memorial-starting-community-garden

Jul 09

CISV Volunteers Visit POP!

POP was visited on July 6 by 28 CISV volunteers from 12 different countries!

It was a beautiful day of composting, watering and harvesting sunflowers.

Jul 02

Okrapalooza 2015 – Entry form

Don’t miss Okrapalooza 2015 on September 13 from 11AM-2PM at the LOT (7530 E Grand Avenue, Dallas)!

Want to enter as a chef? Register here.

Want to attend? Learn more or buy a ticket!

Jun 30

We welcome our newest corporate partner: Fossil

We are pleased to announce that Fossil has joined us as a corporate partner!

Volunteers from the company will be helping to launch a two year plan to establish an urban farm at Bayles Elementary School in Dallas.

Join us for a fundraiser at Urban Vines on Garland Road on August 4th from 4PM – 7PM.

Jun 05

Our executive director, Elizabeth Dry, is in the news!

Read the article that appeared in the Dallas Morning News on June 4, 2015:

Retiring teacher plans to focus on Promise of Peace, a community garden nonprofit
http://www.dallasnews.com/news/community-news/white-rock-east-dallas/headlines/20150604-retiring-teacher-plans-to-focus-on-promice-of-peace-a-community-garden-nonprofit.ece

Photo credit: Daniel Murray

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