Press Releases

 

Amy Klein of Capital Roots Celebrates 20 Years

February 27, 2017

 

Capital Roots Concludes Second Year in the Urban Grow Center

February 6, 2017

 

Capital Roots’ Raises $17,000 at 20th Annual Garden Bowl

February 3, 2017

 

Capital Roots’ Team Grows in New Year 

January 11, 2017

 

Capital Roots Welcomes New Board Leadership

January 4, 2017

 

Center for Active Design Excellence Recognizes Capital Roots’ Urban Grow Center

Oct 10, 2016

 

Capital Roots and St. Peter’s Health Partners Collaborate under $500,000-a-year NYS-DOH grant

May 3, 2016

 

Capital Roots Welcomes New Board Members

April 20, 2016

 

Capital Roots Welcomes New Board Members

March 1, 2016

 

Capital Roots Raises a Record-Breaking $19,000 at 19th Annual Garden Bowl

February 2, 2016

 

Callanan Industries Donates Troy Properties to Capital Roots

January 19, 2016

 

Year in Review: Capital Roots Concludes a Record-Breaking First Year at the Urban Grow Center

December 17, 2015

 

Capital Roots Raises $90,000 at 9th Annual ‘Autumn Evening in the Garden’

September 24, 2015

 

Capital Roots Receives $10,000 from The Community Foundation of the Greater Capital Region

July 17, 2015

 

Capital Roots Celebrates Grand Opening of 50th Community Garden

July 2, 2015

 

Capital Roots Raises $78,650 at 28th Annual Spring Brunch

May 5, 2015

 

For Profit and Nonprofit Partnership Keeps Nearly 300,000 lbs of Electronic Waste Out of Landfills

Apirl 30, 2015

 

Capital Roots Welcomes New Board Members and Staffer

April 4, 2015

 

Troy recognized as national leader in creating streets that work for everyone

February 2, 2015 

 

CDCG Opens Regional Food Hub and Announces New Name - Capital Roots

December 3, 2014 

 

CDCG Raises $73,000 at Autumn Evening 

September 19, 2014

 

CDCG Welcomes New Board Members and Staff

August 21, 2014

 

CDCG Raises $73,000 at Spring Brunch

May 29, 2014

 

CDCG Launches Virtual Veggie Mobile - Online Market for Local Farmers

May 14, 2014 

 

CDCG Launches The Urban Grow Center

February 26, 2014

 

CDCG Raises $18,500 at Garden Bowl Fundraiser

February 7, 2014

 

$28,500 in Grant Awards Supports Produce Project

January 20, 2014

 

$23,000 in Grant Awards Supports Education Programs

January 13, 2014

 

CDCG Elects New Officers and Board Members

January 7, 2014

 

CDCG Expands Fresh Produce Access in Inner-City Markets

October 30, 2013

 

Produce Project Involves Troy High Students in Vermicomposting Program

October 29, 2013

 

CDCG Honors Volunteers at Reception

October 25, 2013

 

Bethlehem Students Donate 750 Pounds of Produce to Squash Hunger

October 17, 2013

 

CDCG Raises $53,000 at 7th Annual Autumn Evening in the Garden

October 1, 2013

 

Patagonia Foundation Awards $5,000 to CDCG's Produce Project

August 27, 2013

 

Capital District Community Gardens Welcomes New Board Member and Management Staffer

May 22, 2013

 

Capital District Community Gardens Raises $63,000 at 26th Annual Spring Brunch

May 8, 2013

 

Capital District Community Gardens Raises $12,000 at 16th Annual Garden Bowl

February 1, 2013

 

Capital District Community Gardens Awarded $80,000 in Grants

December 27, 2012

 

Capital District Community Gardens Accepting Tax-Deductible Land Donations for the Creation of New Gardens

December 12, 2012

 

Capital District Community Gardens Planting 60 Trees in Cohoes

October 26, 2012

 

Bethlehem Students Donate 1,000 Pounds of Produce to Capital District Community Gardens' Squash Hunger Program

October 18, 2012

 

Capital District Community Gardens’ 6th Annual ‘Autumn Evening in the Garden’ Raises $43,000
 September 27, 2012
 

Capital District Community Gardens Celebrates the Opening of Steinmetz Park Community Garden
August 1, 2012


Capital District Community Gardens Welcomes New Board Members
June 8, 2012


Albany Roundtable Honors Capital District Community Gardens with Good Patroon Award
June 5, 2012


Capital District Community Gardens Raises $63,000 at Their 25th Annual Spring Brunch
May 16, 2012


Conservation Partnership Program Awards $30,000 to Capital District Community Gardens
May 15, 2012


Capital District Community Gardens Constructs Greenhouse on Urban Farm. Increasing Harvest and Distribution of Local, Organic Produce in Our Region
March 31, 2012

Capital District Community Gardens has Plots Available in Normanskill Farm Community Garden. Offering Delmar and Albany Residents the Opportunity to Grow Their Own Food
March 23, 2012


The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region’s Assemblyman Robert Reilly Salary Fund Awards $3,000 to Capital District Community Gardens. Expanding CDCG’s Turf Mobile Home Park Community Garden and Nourishing More Low-Income Residents in Southern Saratoga County
March 2, 2012


Capital District Community Gardens Launches Veggie Rx Program in Collaboration with Whitney Young Health Center Prescription Produce Coupons Increase Access to Nutritious Food for Diabetic and Hypertensive Patients in Our Region’s Food Deserts
March 1, 2012


Capital District Community Gardens Receives $24,550 in Corporate Donations. Local Businesses Support CDCG’s Efforts to Improve Public Health and to Beautify Neighborhoods in Four Counties
February 24, 2012


Capital District Community Gardens Elects New Officers and Board Members
February 3, 2012


Capital District Community Gardens Raises $8,500 at 15th Annual Garden Bowl Fundraiser
February 1, 2012


Merck Family Fund Selects First Round of “Greening Urban Communities” Grantees, Awarding $26,000 to Capital District Community Gardens’ Produce Project
December 5, 2011


COHOES STREET TREE PLANTING

The Organization Continues to Beautify Neighborhoods and to Educate Youth with Urban Greening Projects  
October 28, 2011


Capital Region Food Day Celebration
October 24, 2011


CDCG Launches The Veggie Mobile Sprout, A Second Mobile Market Designed to Increase Access to Fresh Produce in Inner-City Neighborhoods
October 20, 2011


CDCG Participates in Statewide “Farm to You Fest," Educating Bethlehem Youth about Local Food and Agriculture
October 3, 2011


CDCG’s 5th Annual “An Autumn Evening in the Garden” Raises $25,000
September 23, 2011


Capital District Community Gardens Welcomes New Board Members
August 22, 2011


Times Union Hope Fund Awards $5,000 to Capital District Community Gardens’ Produce Project
August 15, 2011


Capital District Community Gardens Launches Healthy Convenience Store Initiative, Organization Continues to Increase Access to Fresh Food
June 2, 2011


Capital District Community Gardens Marks 35th Anniversary with Summer Celebration
May 28, 2011


CDCG Raises $51,000 at 24th Annual Spring Brunch
May 24, 2011

 

CDPHP® Named Primary Corporate Sponsor Of Area's Unique Veggie Mobile

August 10, 2010
 

Capital District Community Gardens Launches Veggie Mobile 

April 19, 2007