PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Community College of Philadelphia unveiled a new community garden this morning.READ MORE: Double Shooting Leaves Man, Woman Dead In Philadelphia's Fairhill Section, Police Say
Grady’s Community Garden is meant to address food insecurity on campus.
Jenavia Weaver, coordinator of student life at the college, gave opening remarks.READ MORE: Police Identify Man Killed In North Philadelphia Hit-And-Run As 64-Year-Old Raymond Hodgins
Officials from the school as well as students took part in the event.
It will grow vegetables to be distributed to students in need through the college’s food pantry, known as the “Snack Rack.”Philadelphia Police: Kensington Shooting Leaves Man Hospitalized
Throughout Wednesday, students can sample healthy snacks and learn how to prepare meals on a budget.