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New students give back during annual event

The Office of Civic and Community Engagement sponsored the 12th annual FLEX and New Students Community Engagement Day on Saturday.

Volunteers tend to soil in Earth Day celebration

The University of La Verne’s Office of Civic and Community Engagement as well as the La Verne Ocean Movement Club partnered up with the Peace and Carrots Community Garden for a day filled with reducing, reusing, and recycling, Saturday morning. 

Community garden fights food insecurity

Peace and Carrots community garden is located on Bonita Avenue and E Street Church of the Brethren parking lot.

Rupel is remembered for generosity

Former University of La Verne student, employee and Board of Trustees member Bev Rupel died Nov. 21 at the age of 78 from pulmonary fibrosis, a lung disease.

Church shares Peace and Carrots

A plot that used to only have rotting playground equipment now provides thousands of pounds of fresh produce annually through the La Verne Church of the Brethren’s Peace and Carrots community garden project.

Church of the Brethren garden gives back

The La Verne Church of the Brethren is growing fresh produce in its new community garden called “Peace and Carrots,” and each gardener is donating 10 percent of their produce to local food banks.

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