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Non-profit Thanks Business Community for Shed Donation

June 2018

News 12 reported about the new toolshed donated to Reservoir Community Farm's community garden. 


Senator Moore and Green Village Initiative Empower Local Youth and Fight for Food Justice in Bridgeport

August 2017

Senator Marilyn Moore toured two of Green Village Initiative (GVI)'s community gardens in Bridgeport and met with a group of GVI youth leaders who are championing food justice and sustainable urban horticulture in their community.

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Farmers Markets, Community Gardens Offer Affordable Vegetables

July 2017

The CT Post wrote about GVI, its programs, and all the fresh produce it has for sail!


Green Village Initiative Talks Social, Economic, and Environmental Change

November 2015

The Bridgeport-based Green Village Initiative Executive Director Cristina Sandolo talks with Kate Czaplinski about the nonprofit's mission, creating community gardens, school gardens and educational programs.


Devan the Farmer - Reservoir Community Farm

May 2015

Meet Devan, one of Reservoir Farm's youngest growers.


Reservoir Community Farm Post Fire 

May 2015

After the shed at the Reservoir Community Farm burned to the ground, the community came together around GVI in order to rebuild it and continue to move forward. 

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Mayor Finch, North End Community Commits to Rebuild the Reservoir Community Farm Building

March 2013

Bridgeport, CT's news cite published an article stating the importance of Reservoir Community Farm to Bridgeport. In the article the community and the mayor stress the importance of rebuilding RCF's building as well as maintaining the farm.   


Grand Opening of Reservoir Community Farm & Farm Stand

July 2013

On Saturday, June 29th, Fairfield County's Green Village Initiative (GVI) held the Grand Opening of the Reservoir Community Farm, a 1.5-acre urban farm located at 1469 Reservoir Avenue, at the corner of Yaremich Drive, in the northern section of the city. The Grand Opening Ceremony was attended by Mayor Bill Finch and other Bridgeport dignitaries.


Green Village Initiative 2013 Promo

February 2013

Green Village Initiative, based in Fairfield County, CT builds community sustainability by taking on actionable projects and delivering tangible results. Visit for more information.