By Eunice Wang and Natalya Carrico
Growing Home came to the South Side of Chicago in 2006 under the Englewood Quality of Life Plan. The organization offers a paid, 14-week job training program for adults with varying employment barriers. Approximately 30 percent of the program participants come from the greater Englewood neighborhood.
The farm stand at 5814 S. Wood is open Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. through October 26.