Category Archives: Featured

Workday at Westside Courts-Saturday, April 2, 2011

March 27th, 2011

Join us for another great workday at Westside Courts in San Francisco. The workday will start at 10:00 A.M. and go to 1:00 P.M. Westside Courts is located between Broderick, Baker, Post and Sutter Streets in San Francisco. Lunch and refreshments will be available, so come on out for a great day of exercise and … Continue reading Workday at Westside Courts-Saturday, April 2, 2011

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Rosa Parks Elementary Garden Classes

December 26th, 2010

CommunityGrows has been assisting Rosa Parks Elementary School with their new garden education program which started up this fall 2010.  Nora Brereton, Programs Manager and Environmental Educator, has been working with teachers, students, staff and the PTA to help get the garden spaces up and running and lead the science content outdoor garden classes on … Continue reading Rosa Parks Elementary Garden Classes

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Welcome Adrian and Clidell!

December 20th, 2010

We are very excited  to share with you the addition of Adrian Gaino and Clidell Jackson III to our staff.  Adrian is heading up the Seed-to-Mouth Cooking Classes on Mondays at Hayward Recreation Center.  Clidell is our after-school environmental educator who leads all our CommunityGrows after-school programs. Adrian has been volunteering with us for over … Continue reading Welcome Adrian and Clidell!

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CommunityGrows Garden Party Fundraiser Success!

October 21st, 2010

Saturday October 16th, 2010, CommunityGrows had their fall fundraiser in the Koshland Park Community Learning Garden.  We started the day with Jacob Moffet (joined by his daughter Jasmine) and Max Van der Sterre helping us pole and string lanterns throughout the garden and erect flags on the wall of the garden on Page Street.  A … Continue reading CommunityGrows Garden Party Fundraiser Success!

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CommunityGrows Fundraiser on October 16, 2010

August 24th, 2010

Please join us for a great party on October 16th from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM in the Koshland Park Garden in San Francisco. This outdoor garden fundraiser for CommunityGrows will showcase our programs and the great work we are doing. There will be live music, delicious local food, performances by the youth we serve, … Continue reading CommunityGrows Fundraiser on October 16, 2010

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Koshland Workday-Starbucks-September 18, 2010

August 24th, 2010

We had a great workday on Saturday, September 18th thanks to Starbucks and many other volunteers.  The day started by finding a bird’s nest.  We had delicious coffee and bagels and got busy trimming, moving compost, painting and getting the beds ready for fall planting.  Thank you for a great day! 9.18.10 Koshland Park and … Continue reading Koshland Workday-Starbucks-September 18, 2010

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