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Denver Urban Gardens

DUG knows that in order to make lasting change, community needs to drive it. That's why every one of our community gardens and farms have been started by and continue to be led by their community. We currently have over 170 gardens in six counties in the Metro Denver Area.

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General Information

General
Official Name
Denver Urban Gardens​​​​​​​
DBA/Trade Name(s)
N/A
Former Name(s)
N/A
Acronym
DUG
Date Established
1985
Offers Additional Colorado State Tax Credit
None
Tax ID
74-2374848
Addresses
Headquarters Address
1031 33rd Street
Suite 100
Denver, CO 80205
Colorado Location
1031 33rd Street
Suite 100
Denver, CO 80205
Mailing Address
1031 33rd Street
Suite 100
Denver, CO 80205
Other Address
N/A
Phone/Fax
Main Phone Number
303-292-9900
Fax Number
N/A
Other Phone Number
N/A
Web/Email
Email
dirt@dug.org
Website
www.dug.org
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Mission Statement

DUG's mission is to partner with Metro Denver neighborhoods to foster and grow a network of enduring, food-producing, and community-led gardens and farms. We do this by:
• Equipping gardens with resources and expertise
• Training community leaders, and
• Providing essential systems and policy support.


Organization History

With over 30 years of experience, Denver Urban Gardens cultivates accessible, food-producing, enduring, community gardens and farms for individuals, organizations, schools, and neighborhoods seeking community-based food initiatives that foster a sense of place through:
• Sharing expertise
• Educating and training
• Partnering with communities to secure land, build, and organization, and
• Collaboration and connecting resources.
We do this with respect for all people and the environment.

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