Who We Are

About Us

Community GroundWorks is a nonprofit organization that connects people to nature and local food. Through hands-on education, children and adults learn gardening, urban farming, healthy eating  and natural areas restoration. Organized in Madison, Wisconsin in 2001 as The Friends of Troy Gardens, Community GroundWorks serves diverse communities and schools across the region.

Community GroundWorks is dedicated to developing, managing and stewarding Troy Gardens.  On 26-acres of urban property, Troy Gardens integrates community gardens, an organic farm, and restored prairie and woodlands.  Troy Gardens is open to the public and hosts an interpretive trail. Please visit, learn and enjoy!