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 together and learn, grow, and support one another. We have built three gardens where we deliver programming to children and their families as they explore living a sustainable life. We grow, harvest and prepare fresh clean food that we savor on a lovely table, family Read more…

Okrapalooza 2021

Your ticket will include lovely wine from Caudalie Crest Winery and beer from TUPPS Brewery.  Participating Chefs include: Adam West of Local Local , Andrea Shackelford of Harvest, and Julio Ortiz of Lockwood Distilling Company, Chef MArk Wootton of Garden Cafe and more ! Musical guests Ryan Berg, Mack Price Jr and the May Thomas band will set a beautiful tone for “Cotton, Cowboys and Okra Darlin’s” Get your tickets today!

Eco Fest 2021

Promise of Peace Gardens Invites YOU to our 2021 Eco Fest for ALL Families FREE! April 10th , 1:00-4:00pm at Promise of Peace LaBajada Youth Farm, 3106 Herbert Street Come and engage in activities that will inspire our children to be kind to Mother Earth and give a little love to our butterflies!

POP Harvest Box

Promise of Peace Gardens has responded to these challenging times. We are now selling lovely POP Harvest Boxes with veggie and herbs for only 35 dollars! You can pre-order to pick up your box on Wednesday or Saturday mornings from 10-12 at 3106 Herbert St- just text Elizabeth at  214 240 9220 You’ll receive beautiful abundance grown right on the farm and you can also donate a box below and we will share with someone Read more…

Muddle Magic

Muddle Magic Classes will begin in June. Reserve your spot at 214 240 9220 and learn how to muddle herb mixtures to bring health and joy into your life – classes will be scheduled and costs will include herbs and tools – 50 dollars for a two-hour class!

Okrapalooza benefiting Promise of Peace Gardens

Okrapalooza 2020 – Save the Date

Save the date for Okrapalooza 2020! We are moving back to Dallas on September 6th for P.O.P.’s 11th food and music festival celebrating our Chefs for Children and the amazing abundance of Mother Earth! Tickets for the September 6th Okrapalooza are scheduled to go on sale the first of June! Enjoy these clips from previous Okrapaloozas! Chef David Pena of Good Friends Beer Gaden Baker Pamela Thibodeaux