Services for the UnderServed, a non-profit organization, transformed a Morrisania vacant lot into a complex, nicknamed “Lego,” that provides housing for formerly homeless individuals and others with disabilities. The program, Urban Farmers, provides organic fruits, vegetables and herbs, while giving residents a chance to learn gardening and culinary skills.

“The farm really represents an opportunity for the individuals we serve, from employment to nutritional aspects,” says urban farmer Mike Hollis…WATCH VIDEO