Purchase Discounted Goods

Help Urban Transformation Network fulfill its goals of creating healthier communities, and furthering the youth and other community programs

Become A Partner

If you are a Church or another type of not-for-profit organization you can sign up to Become A Partner with UTN, and receive a monthly donation as a result of the discounted products your referrals purchase from UTN, and have your neighborhood youth participate in the Urban Gardening Initiative.”

Our Mission

Chicago’s Urban Transformation Network (UTN) promotes the growth and distribution of fresh food products within the Chicagoland area.

We pursue our mission of advocacy, education and empowerment by leveraging the strengths of our members, both within the network and in collaboration with other organizations and government agencies.

Screen Shot 2017-06-16 at 7.58.15 PM

Conservation Education

Conservation Education helps people of all ages understand
and appreciate our country’s natural resources

Screen Shot 2017-06-16 at 7.58.10 PM

Nutrition & Wellness

UTN works with underrepresented and limited resource
individuals, families, and youth to improve health issues

Screen Shot 2017-06-16 at 7.58.04 PM

Urban Agriculture

UTN’s urban course is designed to prepare participants for a career in the landscape industry.


“A special thank you to our sponsors from me and the Board of Directors of Urban Transformation Network,
for your valuable contribution to the “Helping Our Youth and Community Go Healthy” Reception.   It was a tremendous success.

Your contribution will go a long way in helping UTN realize its mission of saving urban youth by
improving their health and getting them involved in productive activities.”

Donald Patterson CEO