Emmanuel plans Indigenous Garden

Emmanuel College of Victoria University in the University of Toronto has announced that it will is planning an Indigenous Garden on campus. The garden will be created in collaboration with Indigenous communities and will be funded by The Seeds of Hope grant from The United Church of Canada Foundation. It will feature Indigenous plants, vegetables, and wildflowers; will be ecologically sustainable; and will be connected to Emmanuel’s academic curriculum. “As this garden grows, it will remind us that the work toward truth and reconciliation changes in relationship with our seasons, environment, and each other,” said Victoria University President Dr Rhonda McEwen.