Pam is the Executive Director and Grant Writer for the non-profit. She worked as an Administrative Assistant most of her life.  At the age of 50, she earned a Bachelor Degree in Business.  Due to various experiences in her life, Pam has a love for Social Work with a special spot in her heart for those who live in poverty or abuse. Pam has personally felt the therapeutic value that comes from gardening and growing things and feels there is great potential to change people's lives with these community gardens!


Mike and Pam have been married for 40 years, have raised four children and have numerous grandchildren that bring them great joy.  They also get loads of fulfillment from watching things grow and seeing the satisfaction on people's faces when they know that they have grown their own food.  Mike and Pam feel very fortunate for the opportunities they have been blessed with.


BENEFITS OF GARDENING!

Instills Sense of Accomplishment
 
› Builds Confidence
 
› Redirects At-Risk Youth
 
› Promotes Responsibility
 
› Improves Nutrition
 
› Builds the Community
 
› Beautifies Neighborhoods
 
› Encourages Collaboration
 
› Allows Businesses to Participate
 
› Opportunities To Try New Food

Together We Grow Gardens

Mike and Pam Roberts are the founders of Together We Grow, which became a non-profit in February 2014. Mike has an Associate Degree in Architectural Engineering and a Bachelor Degree in Business. He worked in the construction industry for over 30 years and began a second career at Mount Vernon Nazarene University in telecommunications in 1995.  Mike retired in 2014 and has worked hard to get Together We Grow up and running. Mike is on the board and works in the office now, planning gardens and work schedules.

 

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 Growing Licking County One Garden at a Time!