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Mara Kravitz

Executive Assistant, 596 Acres

Mara Dawn Kravitz is Executive Assistant to Paula Segal at 596 Acres, a community land access advocacy organization.   596 Acres has facilitated the creation of 39 new and community growing spaces in NYC since 2011. It played a key role in the preservation of dozens of others and is actively involved in current campaigns to transform vacant public land into community resources, to build long-promised public open spaces, to defend gardens owned by not for profit organizations from tax lien foreclosure and to preserve community spaces in the face of deed theft.