A big thank you to our friends at Bosch for an amazing event. The Bosch Inaugural 5K benefitting Katie's Krops was a huge sucess. We are thrilled to announce that the funds raised from the 5K will help to start a new Katie's Krops garden at Spann Elementary in Summerville, South Carolina. Bosch employees and their families will work to help make this garden come to life. We are excited to keep you updated on this new garden. Thank you to everyone who came out to run to help kids grow.
Grab your running shoes for the Bosch Inaugural 5K benefiting Katie's Krops. On
Bosch will host a 5K in North Charleston, South Carolina, at Riverfront Park. Funds raised from this event will support our efforts to end hunger, one vegetable garden at a time.
Katie's Krops....Growing a dream!
The idea for Katie’s Krops began with a 9 year old girl and a 40 pound cabbage. In 2008 Katie brought home a tiny cabbage seedling home from school as part of the Bonnie Plants 3rd Grade Cabbage Program. She tended to her cabbage and cared for it until it grew to an amazing 40 pounds. Knowing her cabbage was special she donated to a soup kitchen where it helped to feed over 275 people. Moved by the experience of seeing how many people could benefit from the donation of fresh produce to soup kitchens, Katie decided to start vegetable gardens and donate the harvest to help feed people in need.
Katie now has numerous gardens and has donated thousands of pounds of fresh produce to organizations that help people in need. The mission of Katie's Krops is to start and maintain vegetable gardens of all sizes and donate the harvest to help feed people in need, as well as to assist and inspire others to do the same. The problem of hunger is real, Katie's Krops mission is simple, we all can help because...
It only takes a seedling!