2. Within two weeks, you’ll receive a response letter from NGT.
3. NGT will review your application and schedule a visit to your garden.
4. After evaluating your application, the NGT Board of Directors will recommend whether to proceed with the preservation of your garden.
5. If your garden is approved, NGT will work with the City of Philadelphia and any relevant landholders to complete acquisition.
NGT works to preserve and protect established gardens that are at-risk of being lost to development or other pressures. If you’re looking for assistance starting a new community garden, we recommend enrolling in PHS’s Garden Tenders program