Kenny’s Place Nursery

Photography by Ralph Demilio

Giving the developmentally disabled experience in the workplace

Organization Name:
Kenny’s Place Nursery

7677 SE 41st Court, Ocala

Mission Statement:
To provide training for horticulture and daily living skills for developmentally disabled adults. In addition to this core mission, Kenny’s Place also strives to encourage interaction between our workers and the public.

What we do:
We operate a retail plant nursery that is open to the public. We provide a welcoming, enjoyable environment for people with special abilities. We grow and maintain a variety of plants. We learn about various subjects, including history and current events. We participate in outdoor activities including field trips. 

How you can give of your
time and treasure:
We offer tours to civic groups and lectures in the community. We have caroled at nursing homes, participated in many school activities and fundraisers. 

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