Yonnette Fleming is a healer, an Urban Farmer and Community earth steward based in Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. She is a multi-disciplinary artist. Yonnette Fleming is an urban food justice educator for the Hattie Carthan Community Garden Farm in the Bedford Stuyvesant community in Brooklyn, New York. The Hattie Carthan Farm was started by Hattie Carthan. The Hattie Carthan Community Garden farm is located at Marcy and Lafayette in Brooklyn's Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood. It is named after Hattie Carthan. Hattie Carthan founded the Magnolia Tree Earth Center, and the Bedford-Stuyvesant Neighborhood Tree Corps in 1971. She is a community based education initiative organizer.

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  • Yonnette Fleming is a healer, an Urban Farmer and Community earth steward based in Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. She is a multi-disciplinary artist. Yonnette Fleming is an urban food justice educator for the Hattie Carthan Community Garden Farm in the Bedford Stuyvesant community in Brooklyn, New York. The Hattie Carthan Farm was started by Hattie Carthan. The Hattie Carthan Community Garden farm is located at Marcy and Lafayette in Brooklyn's Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood. It is named after Hattie Carthan. Hattie Carthan founded the Magnolia Tree Earth Center, and the Bedford-Stuyvesant Neighborhood Tree Corps in 1971. She is a community based education initiative organizer. Yonnette teaches the community that growing food is a way for communities to empower themselves and enrich their communities. The farm is an educational farm. They do bee keeping, raise chickens, youth projects, make food products, have cultural events, art exhibits, etc. Their approach is holistic and communal. She is a lifelong musician and trained priestess. She incorporates healing with gardening work and activities. One of the missions of the garden is to bridge the gap between generations to collaborate in the sharing of historical knowledge for sustainable living and health. It is a farm urban community where all ages participate in the development, well-being of the gardens, well-being of the community residents of Bedford Stuyvesant community in Brooklyn. She facilitates and teaches the Bed-Stuyvesant community to reclaim and cultivate well being. The garden project is a Bedford Stuyvesant community revitalization project. The urban farm is an educational food justice farm. Food justice is at the core of what Yonnette Fleming does. She is a part of a growing movement of community gardeners – growers and the rise of Black farmers. (en)
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  • Yonnette Fleming is a healer, an Urban Farmer and Community earth steward based in Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. She is a multi-disciplinary artist. Yonnette Fleming is an urban food justice educator for the Hattie Carthan Community Garden Farm in the Bedford Stuyvesant community in Brooklyn, New York. The Hattie Carthan Farm was started by Hattie Carthan. The Hattie Carthan Community Garden farm is located at Marcy and Lafayette in Brooklyn's Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood. It is named after Hattie Carthan. Hattie Carthan founded the Magnolia Tree Earth Center, and the Bedford-Stuyvesant Neighborhood Tree Corps in 1971. She is a community based education initiative organizer. (en)
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