“Can we make a green salad every week?”
-Abdul, 4th grader
We cultivate healthy youth through growing gardens in low-income, diverse communities
We believe deeply in what we do and the change that we are able to make right here in San Francisco. We teach gardening, cooking, and healthy living to our youth, providing them with amazing outdoor experiences right here in the Western Addition.
RECRUITING TEENS 15-19 FOR BEETS
We are recruiting teens 15-19 years old to join our Fall BEETS (Band of Environmentally Eduated and Employable Teens). Check out our application and flyer here. Deadline for applications is Friday, September 5, 2014.
CELEBRATING OUR 20TH YEAR!
We have been celebrating our 20th Anniversary this year, and will be having a delicious dinner at Greens Restaurant on Wednesday, November 5th from 6-10 PM. This fundraiser will help support the programs at CommunityGrows. Stay tuned for more information in the next few weeks. Meanwhile, save the date: Wednesday, November 5, 2014!
Our goal is to raise $10,000 dollars this Spring 2014, ensuring smooth operations into the new year. This is your opportunity to show your commitment to our good work and help to grow healthy youth.