About Us

BloomMKE, Inc.’s purpose is to promote community enrichment for residents of low-income housing and public housing in Milwaukee using community gardens as resources for engagement, education, and relationship building.

Our programs include:

  • Garden Clubs which combine a variety of personal development workshops with gardening and nutrition education activities.
  • Youth education programs that introduce local children to gardening basics and healthy eating habits.
  • Collaboration with local university students seeking research opportunities in urban studies, urban infrastructure, food justice and artistic ventures.
  • Little Free Library book drives.

Our unique approach to community gardening supports more than 50 families and engages more than 100 youth each year.

BloomMKE is a registered 501(c)(3) Charitable Organization, State of Wisconsin Nonprofit ID#: B093566