About KNOX

Knox Building

KNOX supports the needs of Hartford’s citizens, communities, and businesses using horticulture. Working together, we are improving the environment and building a green, sustainable, and healthy Hartford by:

  • Connecting people with horticulture
  • Reestablishing the urban forest
  • Providing job skills and development in green jobs industries
  • Establishing community gardens
  • Beautifying neighborhoods
  • Helping build stronger communities

Organizational Values

At KNOX teamwork and respect are core organizational values. Living these values means we must consider the safety, feelings, traditions, and preferences of everyone in our ecosystem. It also means we must be open to working with others and listening for opportunities.

To express these beliefs, KNOX expects staff, volunteers, and partners to demonstrate their commitment to these values.