Homeless Helping Homeless of Columbia is hosting a garden party to celebrate its one-year anniversary.
The party will be at 2 p.m. today at the Homeless Helping Homeless/Lyon Street Community Garden on the corner of Gervais Street and McDuffie Avenue. Mayor Steve Benjamin will plant the first seedling. The event will include singing and food.
The Homeless Helping Homeless organization is a nonprofit striving to educate the public about homeless issues and to promote self-reliance and productivity among the city’s homeless people.