At the heart of the garden project, Steffi says, is a shared sense of purpose in working toward a common goal—feeding the hungry. She reflected on the odd, sometimes off-putting, configuration of the town of Scarborough. Many people have asked her: where’s the town center? And her answer: the town center is not a geographical location. Wherever we gather for a shared purpose, there we are community, and there is our center, our heart. The garden will be such a center of community, a common heart in caring for those in need. The garden, she said, may be described in one word: love.
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