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 […]

SMU Mustang Heroes Feb2017

Gratitude to SMU Mustang Heroes

The SMU Mustang Heroes have volunteered at the POP Gardens for the past four years. They returned for the spring season this February and dug right in planting cabbage, onions, and some […]

P.O.P. Seed to Soul

The Promise of Peace (P.O.P.) Gardens was established in 2009 as an effort to bring diverse groups of people together on common ground while connecting to nature and learning to grow REAL food and […]

P.O.P. Here Comes the Sun

Here Comes the Sun

Join us as The Promise of Peace Community Gardens celebrates the installation of three new sites and launches its “Seed to Soul” programming to provide equal access to REAL food […]

Jingle Bayles 2016

Jingle Bayles

This is how POP shares knowledge – with interest and consistent interaction – no one does it better! Jingle Bayles was an epic demonstration of what could be on our […]

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 […]