Thanks to the Leadership Academy of Catawba County, Family Care Center’s families will be able to enjoy fresh grown vegetables this summer.
The Leadership Academy built 16 raised-bed gardens for all the families to cultivate their own vegetables. The dedication of the garden was held June 13.
The Leadership Academy is made up of representatives from various county government departments. This year’s class included Regina Arrowood, Cari Burns, Julie Byrd, Steve Lackey, Chantae Lail, Phillip Overholtzer, Stephanie Pannell, Paulette Smyre, Angie Triplett, Dawn Wilson and Lori Wray.