Creative Enterprises' annual spring plant sale has begun and is open to the public Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and every Saturday in April and May 4-11..

You can bring this article to receive an additional 10 percent discount. Creative Enterprises is a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit that operates a Community Rehabilitation Program providing employment and life skills training to adults with disabilities by offering on-and off-site work programs, job placement assistance, educational and creative programs, community involvement events and a variety of additional resources to help maximize individual potential.

We are offering a variety of six-pack vegetable plants for $3. You can purchase 4-inch pots of tomatoes and assorted perennials, annuals or herbs for $2.50. We also offer beautiful hanging baskets, succulents and more.

We are located at 701 Hi Hope Lane in Lawrenceville. We accept credit cards, cash and donations. The people we serve plant and nurture the plants, learn work skills and independence, and many times, move into jobs in the community.

By simply shopping for your favorite spring plants, you are supporting adults with disabilities in your community. What a wonderful way for everyone to win. If you want to learn more, visit our website at

Leigh McIntosh is the executive director of Creative Enterprises, a nonprofit training and employment program for adults with disabilities, in Lawrenceville.

People Helping People is a publication of the Gwinnett Coalition for Health & Human Services. For more information contact Ellen Gerstein at or at 770-995-3339.

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