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Orchard and Pollinator Garden for Website

Creating Healthy Habitats for

West End Communities and Wildlife

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress;

working together is success.  - Henry Ford 


By Sala Faruq | July 27, 2019


The Friendship Sportsplex is located at 2310 Cindy Lane, Charlotte, NC 28216. Along with two ball fields, picnic area, and playground, it is the home of the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church Edible Landscape and Fruit Tree Orchard (Friendship Orchard) and the Community Alliance for Wildlife Pollinator Garden (CAW Pollinator Garden).


The Friendship Orchard
The Friendship Orchard is the brainchild of Reggie Singleton, Health Policy Coordinator with Mecklenburg County Public Health. He was inspired by a sojourn to Ghana, West Africa, in December 2010. . .