BEFORE Project GREEN:
Iowa Avenue, 1969
AFTER Project GREEN:
Modern Iowa Avenue
BEFORE Project GREEN:
Highway 6, 1970
AFTER Project GREEN:
Highway 6, Today
Project GREEN in Action:
North Dubuque Street, 1970
AFTER Project GREEN:
North Dubuque Street Today
Melrose Avenue, 1969
AFTER Project GREEN:
Melrose Avenue Today
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What does Project GREEN do? Our volunteers:

– Raise money to
– Beautify public areas and schools with landscaping
Educate the public about gardening

Project GREEN has donated $2.2 million to make Johnson County more beautiful!

Upcoming Events:

Project GREEN Garden Tour

2019 Open Gardens Weekend
July 13-14, 2019 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Join us for a weekend of FREE gardens! Find joy and inspiration in numerous gardens – some never opened to the public before! You can help Project GREEN raise money by:
Attending the event
Sharing your garden
Volunteering for the event
Being a local business sponsor of the event

Iowa City Farmers Market (Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp)
Wednesdays, 5 pm – 7 pm
Saturdays, 7:30 am – noon
May 1 through June 30

Project GREEN will have a table at the Farmers Market during May and June to sell plants and promote awareness of our group’s mission.

We need volunteers to help at the table, for just a couple hours. Or just stop by and say “hi” to our friendly volunteers!