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Tony Hillery, Harlem Grown

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BENEFITING: HARLEM GROWN

EVENT: 2017 CNN Heroes

THE STORY:

 While volunteering at a public school in Harlem, Tony Hillery was shocked to discover that many students couldn’t properly identify vegetables, let alone incorporate them into their diets. So, in 2011, he turned an abandoned plot of land into an urban farm and began teaching children about harvesting fresh food. His nonprofit, Harlem Grown, now has 10 farms throughout New York City, providing mentorship and educational programs for more than 4,000 young people each year.


Article: http://www.cnn.com/2017/08/10/health/cnn-hero-tony-hillery-harlem-grown/index.html

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To This Fundraiser

$2,510

MONEY RAISED
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  • Elaine Sandman

    $500

  • Edward and Barbara Butts

    $100

  • Cathy and Andy Jacobs

    $500

  • Tony

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Elena Mora

    $100

  • Patricia Helding

    $100

  • Greg Bennett

     

  • Stephen Kaplitt

    $50

  • Christopher jacob

    $300

  • Harris Semegram

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Bevi

    $150

  • Ginger & Yen

    $10

  • Terry neis and Evans tilles

    $100

  • Paula Costello

    $100

  • carusos top shop

    $100

  • Joshua Boggioni

     

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Beth Goehring

    $25

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10% Raised of $25,000 Goal

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The Team: $2,510 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

HARLEM GROWN

Amount Raised

$2,510

 

10% Raised of $25,000 Goal

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Daryl Shore

Amount Raised

$0

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Corey Michon

Amount Raised

$0

Donor Comments

Beth Goehring

Beth Goehring

DONATION: $25

13 hours ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

16 hours ago

Joshua Boggioni

Joshua Boggioni

1 day ago

carusos top shop

carusos top shop

DONATION: $100

knowledge leads to a better quality life, keep up the good work tony 1 day ago

Paula Costello

Paula Costello

DONATION: $100

2 days ago

Terry neis and Evans tilles

Terry neis and Evans tilles

DONATION: $100

Tribute to work of Tony Hillery 2 days ago

Ginger & Yen

Ginger & Yen

DONATION: $10

in memory of daddy 2 days ago

Bevi

Bevi

DONATION: $150

Congratulations on this amazing recognition!!! -Team Bevi 3 days ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

5 days ago

Harris Semegram

Harris Semegram

DONATION: $50

5 days ago