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Our Inaugural “Christopher Family Foundation Connects” Discussion
Jan 20, 2021

Our Inaugural “Christopher Family Foundation Connects” Discussion

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Announcing Austin Fresh Grant Awards
Dec 4, 2020

Announcing Austin Fresh Grant Awards

Earlier this year, the Christopher Family Foundation joined with the Lumpkin Family Foundation and The Builder’s Initiative to explore what it would mean to support greater access to healthy food in the Austin neighborhood on Chicago’s West Side—a key strategy of Austin’s Quality

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Finding Peas and Quiet at the Christopher Farm and Gardens
Jay Christopher with his two daughters, Julie and Kelley, and his four grandchildren.
Dec 2, 2020

Finding Peas and Quiet at the Christopher Farm and Gardens

In 1997, Jay Christopher began developing a former horse and dairy farm into a magical 500-acre expanse of green space dedicated to bringing together horticulture, landscape design, education, and the arts. Featuring 17 themed gardens and orchards, 5 miles of walking paths, 6,000

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