Recently, the Miami Chamber of Commerce into a housing development. This is not
your ordinary housing however. It is an organic farm and marketplace. The place
was designed on the property of an old military installation that was leveled
during Hurricane Andrew.
The community boasts LEED-certified town homes,
that sit next to a 22 acre certified organic farm. Their staff have people on
board who are trained in helping those in need. They are there to make sure that
the transition from being homeless, to a part of a community that cares is an
Obtaining important job and communication skills, while learning to grow crops
hands on, is a huge change for most. In this case it is a change for the better.
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