“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.

Dealing with SAD


At the December Mo’Magic meeting, we co-led a presentation on how to deal with the holiday blues and Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) that is brought on by the shorter winter days and onslaught of holiday stress, family pressures, and loneliness this time of year.

Great workday with FUF and Avila


Our BEETS and local community were joined by environmental and civil engineering consultants from Avila & Associates and Friends of the Urban Forest for a fun day of learning how to take care of our trees and change the world. Last November, we gathered at Koshland Park…

Support CG youth


Help us cultivate healthy youth through growing gardens in low-income, diverse communities and providing year-round environmental, food and nutrition education, youth development, and job readiness training for underserved children and youth.