The Dunbar Memorial Garden is located on the campus of Jesse’s high school (Paul Laurence Dunbar High School) and was originally planned as a way for students to honor the lives of classmates they had lost. Jesse was working on this project prior to his accident.
Below are our latest general posts about The Dunbar Memorial Garden:
Having been bitten by the “grow it” bug many, many years ago, I consider myself pretty adept at nurturing seeds. Over the years I’ve developed my own way of germinating that’s been highly successful whether the seed is annual flowers … Continue reading Read more »
May 24, 2017 - Monarch Watch "Milkweed for Restoration Projects"
We are thrilled (as is evident by Jesse’s dads expression) to participate in the Milkweed for Restoration Projects program of Monarch Watch. Since 2014 the Jesse Higginbotham Technology Trust has been the key steward for the Deauville Riparian Buffer Project … Continue reading Read more »
On Saturday, May 13th the Trust will once again host our annual Native Plant Sale at Dunbar High School. This will be our 8th sale and most likely our best – over time we’ve learned so much not only about … Continue reading Read more »
January 21, 2013 - Creating and supporting safe and inclusive environments
At the Jesse Higginbotham Technology Trust we have committed to a year of giving. Volunteering and working towards change has become a major part in my life, and it mostly started with working with the Dunbar GSA and at the … Continue reading Read more »
September 11, 2012 - Breaking the Silence: "Straightlaced" Documentary Event
In January 2010, the Jesse Higginbotham Technology Trust in conjunction with the family of Hannah Landers as well as several other local organizations hosted the Kentucky premiere of the documentary “Straightlaced: How Gender’s Got Us All Tied Up.” We were … Continue reading Read more »