Caribbean Harvest Festival Family Fun.
Petting zoo, horses and vegetables
Nuestras Raices is a grassroots non-profit orgaization that is based out of Holyoke, MA. Nuestras Raices was born out of South Holyoke in 1992, by a few community members who wanted to make a change in their community. Nuestras Raices which means ‘Our Roots” represents the strong agricultural ties and history that the Puerto Rican community has here in Holyoke. Today, Nuestras Raices has grown to become a large organization, one that is considered “a national model on how to develop sustaianble agriculture and green cities”. – www.nuestras-raices.org
“Nuestras Raíces es una organización de base comunitaria de la agricultura urbana basada en Holyoke MA. Nuestra misión es para crear ambientes saludables, celebrar la “agri-cultura,” aprovechar nuestra energia colectiva, y para adelantar nuestras vision hacia un futuro justo y sostenible.”