In the News


GROW Windham Hosts Community Storytelling Workshop…Hartford Courant, November 27, 2018

Youth Organization to Honor Local Leaders… Willimantic Chronicle, May 9, 2018

Springing Into Community: New Plans For The Youth CORE… Neighbors, May 1, 2018

UConn researcher: SNAP doesn’t spur poor food habits… Willimantic Chronicle, April 12,2018

SNAP Decisions: UConn Study Counters Food Stamp Misconceptions…UConn Today, March 26, 2018

Food waste discussed at community potluck…Willimantic Chronicle, January 26, 2018


Budget Woes Hit Windham Youth CORE … Courant Community, August 2, 2017

Local groups step up…, Norwich Bulletin, July 18, 2017

Urban Growers Workshop Tackles Composting, Courant Community, June 6, 2017

Local Youth Recognized for Social Justice Work, Neighbors Paper, Jan-Feb 2017


Community Garden The Hub For Much Activity, Courant Community, Nov. 21, 2016

GROW Windham Hosts Urban Growers’ Workshop Series, Courant Community, Nov. 1, 2016

GROW Windham Launches Workshops, Neighbors Paper, Nov-Dec 2016

Watch our Food Justice Committee Webspot on YouTube by Dave Wurtzel

Watch the WAIM Community Garden Documentary on YouTube by Cris Cadiz

“GROW Windham’s New Community Garden,” by Malakai James, Neighbors Paper, July/August 2016

“Expo showcases ECSU’s role in Windham community.” Willimantic Chronicle, April 14, 2016.

“Growing for the Community.”


“Ricardo Alavez: Reaching Out To The Community” Courant Community,  September 1, 2015.

“CT’s Oldest Farmers Market.” Neighbors Paper. July/August 2015  (page 2)

“Kate Callahan promotes healthy food in Windham.” Hartford Courant. June 8, 2015.

“Willimantic Farmers’ Market has big plans for the future.” Hartford Courant. June 1, 2015.

“GROW Windham  hosts community dialogues.” Hartford Courant. March 3, 2015.

“CLiCK is Open!” Neighbors Paper. March/April 2015

“GROW Windham: Community Dialogues.” Charter CTV14, Episode 615. February 18, 2015.


“GROW Windham: Windham Community Food Network.” Charter CTV14, Episode 608. December 10, 2014.

“Congressman Courtney helps Windham celebrate grants intended to improve food security.” Hartford Courant. October 20, 2014

“Feds Award Three Grants.” The Chronicle.  October 2, 2014

“Digging in to Help.” The Chronicle.  June 28, 2014


“HomeFront: GROW Windham.” Charter CTV14, Episode 569. December 11, 2013.

“GROW Windham Hosts Community Garden Party.” Campus Lantern.  October 3, 2013.

“Garden Party Evokes a Sense of Community. Willimantic Chronicle.”  September 30, 2013

“Education Matters” Charter CTV14, Episode 271. September 20, 2013.

“WAIM Community Garden’s focus is on providing food for the community.” Reminder News. July 16, 2013

“WAIM Community Garden gets new shed has strong start to season.” Reminder News. June 18, 2013

“Schools get $17,000 Food Grant.”Willimantic Chronicle.  March 21, 2013.


“Positive Steps Garden Mural.” Willimantic Chronicle. November 30, 2012