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A new hoop greenhouse in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood will provide fresh organic produce and job training to local residents
339 backers pledged $21,027 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge US$ 10 or more About US$ 10

    Get a "thank you" shout out on Growing Home's website and Facebook page.

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    Pledge US$ 25 or more About US$ 25

    Party with us! Receive a shout out on our webpage and an invitation to the hoophouse ribbon cutting party this August, where you can enjoy some fresh local food and receive a specially made Growing Home veggie button from Busy Beaver!

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    Pledge US$ 250 or more About US$ 250

    You'll get all the above rewards, and, we will harvest a pound of Growing Home honey specially for you. To be clear, this isn't any ordinary honey. Our staff collects this sweet local treat from hives at our Su Casa Market Garden only once per year, meaning that only a lucky few will get to enjoy this unique honey produced by urban bees living right here in Chicago! And, we'll throw in a Growing Home cookbook with veggie-based honey recipes submitted by our staff and supporters.

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    You'll (of course) get all the above rewards and we'll arrange a private brunch on our Urban Farms for you and up to five of your closest friends! Meal will include fresh Growing Home organic produce and will be prepared by an award-winning local chef from the Englewood neighborhood.

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    Pledge US$ 5,000 or more About US$ 5,000

    Whoa! First of all, thanks for getting us 1/4 way to our goal in one fell swoop. Secondly, we'll give you all the above rewards and name a section of the new hoophouse after you!

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    Pledge US$ 50 or more About US$ 50

    On top of the web shout out, hoophouse party invitation, local food, and veggie button, we'll specially harvest a packet-worth of organic Lacinato Kale seeds from plants at our Urban Farms - plants that are a) organic, b) delicious, and c) already adapted to the local Chicago climate!

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    Pledge US$ 100 or more About US$ 100

    You'll get all the above rewards, plus, we will grow two organic heirloom seedlings for you to plant and grow on your patio, porch, or windowsill. Seedlings will be started and nurtured by interns at our Su Casa Market Garden. We've specially selected varieties that will grow well in containers and thrive in the Chicago climate. What's more, we'll add your name to a "wall of supporters" that will be put up on site at the new hoophouse and list your contribution in a special section of our annual report.

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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    Receive all the aforementioned rewards, plus, take home a piece of Growing Home! We'll custom build a "farm box" for you - a 3' x 4' organic planter full of Growing Home vegetables to keep you in produce for the duration of the season.

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