A Lot to Grow, Inc. is a community garden organization designed to grow vegetables and herbs for distribution to local food pantries, soup kitchens, and non-profit senior community homes in suburban Essex County, New Jersey.

Our Gardens

Vegetables produced by A Lot to Grow are nurtured in chemical free raised beds, using low impact and sustainable gardening practices.

Locations

Benson Street Green 
Glen Ridge, NJ (across from Benson St. Train Station)
The Montclair Inn
Montclair, NJ
27 Hillside Avenue 

Volunteer Information

The garden sites dictate the need for volunteers based on intervals of garden maintenance, vegetable picking, and delivery of vegetables to designated locations.

Soup Kitchens

& Food Partners

A Lot to Grow delivers vegetables and herbs to local soup kitchens, food pantries, and subsidized Senior Housing organizations.