The Landscapes of Resilience project suggests that green spaces can contribute to community resilience and can support recovery. Two Open Spaces Sacred Places were created: one in Joplin, MO, and one in Queens, NY.
For Jenny Crawford, it started with a conversation with a woman—a mother of two children, ages 4 and a newborn—the same ages as Jenny’s two boys. They discussed their similar struggles of life, mothership, work and balance; yet were divided by one critical factor. Opportunity. This woman was grappling with homelessness and related challenges, where...View