Garden Rome community garden (New orleans, Louisiana) was founded in I started it when I was 18. Saved up some money from working construction. I always wanted to own my own farm and give back to my community. This is just part of how I can give back. and serves The most positive thing to come out of my garden was seeing all the people we were able to find and the conversations I was able to have with my community. . This garden is a place where people can learn, work, explore, and enjoy the outdoors. It exemplifies community growth and contribution.