Byline: Profile by The Register-Guard
Name: Maggie Matoba, 48, Eugene.
Claim to fame: Started Healing Harvest in May 2002. It's a local nonprofit organization dedicated to horticulture therapy - using plants and plant-related activities to help victims of domestic violence, abuse and trauma, at-risk youth, and those facing mental and physical challenges.
`Sense of purpose': Healing Harvest has gardens in five locations - at the River Kourt Apartments in north Eugene, where survivors of traumatic brain injuries in ShelterCare's Uhlhorn program live; Looking Glass Youth Services Evaluation Treatment Center; Womenspace; and Willamette Oaks and Sheldon Oaks …