Category Archives: Green Streets

CROPPED_4.28.16-RPSrCntr-BM_IMG_6624 Buchanan Mall with Rosa Parks Senior Center

May 1st, 2016

On Thursday, April 28, 2016 CommunityGrows joined Citizen Films, Green Streets, the Western Addition Neighborhood Access Point Career Center, Bayview Senior Services, the Recreation and Park Department, and other neighborhood partners for an afternoon on Buchanan Mall at the Rosa Parks Senior Center. There was planting of edibles led by Jay Jordan, our CommunityGrows Garden Educator,and … Continue reading Buchanan Mall with Rosa Parks Senior Center

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IMG_5305 Buchanan Mall-Mayor’s Day of Service

January 10th, 2016

On a rainy Saturday, January 9, 2016, CommunityGrows joined Buchanan Mall partners, Green Streets, Citizen Film and Mo’Magic to clean, green, serve and beautify San Francisco. Many volunteers throughout the City came to Ella Hill Hutch at 9:00 AM, donned yellow rain gear, and helped plant a tree in the front of Ella Hill Hutch … Continue reading Buchanan Mall-Mayor’s Day of Service

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7.8.15-BuchananMall-Exploratorium_IMG_1786 Buchanan Mall Activation!

July 18th, 2015

We are honored to be included as partners with neighborhood residents, Green Streets and the Exploratorium to reactivate Buchanan Mall. This narrow park is 6 blocks long on Buchanan Street in the Western Addition, between Grove and Eddy. Right now many housing development butt up against it, as well as the Rosa Parks Senior Center, … Continue reading Buchanan Mall Activation!

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6.11.15-PlazaEastCookin_IMG_1389 Plaza East Cooking

June 15th, 2015

On Thursday evening June 11, 2014, Plaza East Apartments hosted CommunityGrows Seed-to-Mouth Cooking program for resident families and youth. Thanks to a grant from Supervisor London Breed, through the Department of Children, Youth and Families, CommunityGrows is able to offer six nights of cooking from 5:30-7:30 PM through August. The dates are June 11th and … Continue reading Plaza East Cooking

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BEETS Host Jobs Panel

November 10th, 2013

On Tuesday November 5, 2013 the CommunityGrows BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) hosted a panel of workers from the community. On the panel were Francee Covington, a San Francisco Fire Commissioner, Carol Fields, a Rosa Parks Elementary School teacher, Genevieve Cyrs, an Occupational Therapist from the OTTP Training Program, Tyrone Mullins with … Continue reading BEETS Host Jobs Panel

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