Jennifer Salvo

Get InvolvedMake A Gift
Gardeners: Get Ready for Spring!

Gardeners: Get Ready for Spring!

This is an exciting time of year for many gardeners; spring is in the air, the ephemeral plants like daffodils, snowdrops, crocuses are all starting to bloom. Trellis is ready to jump into another exciting season of growing with you, but first there are a couple steps...

read more
My Journey with Trellis

My Journey with Trellis

By Tessa Henry I was first introduced to Trellis for Tomorrow as a high school student in 2003.  At that time I was shy and knew little of how food can impact communities and our lives.  Fast forward to 2021 and I serve as a diplomat representing the U.S. government...

read more
The Costs of our Food System

The Costs of our Food System

By: Ricardo M I have learned so many things about food systems in the last two years as a Youth Seed Enterprise (YSE) participant with Trellis for Tomorrow, some of which shocked me. It made me rethink what I eat every day. Our food system is very harmful to the...

read more
TRELLISing: Growing to Our Full Potential

TRELLISing: Growing to Our Full Potential

By Sydney K and Vanessa L Summer is the warmest season of the year in the northern hemisphere, lasting from June to August. Typically, summer is a time where people go to the beach and hang out by the pool, but it can be so much more than that. Trellis for Tomorrow is...

read more
Cultivating Engagement in Your Garden

Cultivating Engagement in Your Garden

By Grace Hardy With the fall months comes cooler weather and some truly beautiful days that may be enjoyed spending some time in the garden. But for many of our Food for All partners, the Coronavirus pandemic has made it extremely difficult to have consistent and...

read more
October Tips & Tricks

October Tips & Tricks

By Hayden Remick The month of October is one of the most glorious times for a gardener. Our summer plants are still producing delicious food, while the fall crops are starting to come in. The weather is cooler and less humid, making it absolutely perfect to spend time...

read more
Trellis For Tomorrow making an impact on families

Trellis For Tomorrow making an impact on families

by Richard Graw, Chester County Press For as many pounds of fresh produce that Trellis For Tomorrow grows and donates on a yearly basis throughout Chester County – in 2019, the number totaled more than 30,000 -- there seems to be an equal amount of pathways that have...

read more
Kids learn life lessons beyond stewardship of the land.

Kids learn life lessons beyond stewardship of the land.

by Kristin Werner, County Lines Magazine   A battered window air-conditioner labors noisily to pump cool air into Bob Steininger’s office, a small room in a brick building that was once a Catholic elementary school in Phoenixville. It’s been a hot, sticky summer...

read more
August Tips & Tricks

August Tips & Tricks

Fall Crops  Late July and early August are the perfect time to plant your garden so that it provides you with harvests into the colder months of the year. Planting crops like kale, collard greens, cabbage, broccoli and cauliflower at this time of year will allow them...

read more
Going Outside to Look Inward

Going Outside to Look Inward

Nonprofit organizations Natural Lands and Trellis for Tomorrow are partnering together on a program that introduces Chester County youth who have faced social and economic disadvantages to real-world career opportunities in caring for nature. The program—called Youth...

read more
Spotlight on YSE!

Spotlight on YSE!

As the summer heats up, our gardens show no signs of slowing down! Incredible amounts of produce have been pouring out of the Food for All gardens, spreading positive impacts to our neighbors and community through the gift of nutritious produce. During this...

read more
Fertilizing

Fertilizing

Fertilizing: Cultivating Nutrition (from the ground up!) While many understand the need to keep a garden well-watered, the astute gardener also understands the importance of keeping a garden well-fed.  Sometimes in our haste to provide sustenance to our plants,...

read more
Loading...