Veterans Training

The American Veterans Training Program is organized and run by disabled veteran, Glenn Parson with the support of Bissel President, Russell LeCount (both pictured here) and other gardeners and urban farming specialists from Bissel.  For more information about the program, email Glenn Parson @ glennparson@yahoo.com.  Training continues today, Friday and Saturday, February 24th and 25th … [Read more…]

Children’s Garden Opening

Wakefield, The Bronx, NY – October 24, 2011.  Saturday, October 22nd, the sun rose heartily and from 7:30A – 4:30P, waves of Bronx leadership came to Bissel Gardens. Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz, Senator Ruth Hassel-Thompson, Annie O’Connor from Council Member Oliver G. Koppell’s Office and, Father Gorman, President of Community Board 12.  They, along with Bissel … [Read more…]