Growing Home

Growing Home provides transitional employment and training to Chicagoans who have multiple barriers to employment, such as having been previously homeless or incarcerated. Through a social enterprise business based on organic agriculture their job training program assists individuals in securing permanent and non-subsidized employment.

How We Helped

LUSH contributed towards the Urban Agriculture Training Program that includes agriculture and horticulture training, Job Readiness training, comprehensive referral services, job search assistance and placement and retention services.