Jennifer Hsu, Video Producer, WNYC Interactive
Jennifer Hsu produces videos about news and culture for WNYC. She is the creator of the ongoing Know Your Neighbor video series of intimate portraits about living in New York City.
When you think of Flatbush, Brooklyn, you might not necessarily think of greenery, flowers and groomed tree pits. But a group of ladies on E. 25th Street between Clarendon Road and Avenue D think otherwise.
"You know, people always consider Brooklyn to be dry concrete," says gardener Grace Henry. "But you could create a haven right here in Brooklyn. Even if you don't have that much space...even on a step."
Learn about community, gardening and helping out some older neighbors in WNYC's video below.