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5.29.13-Cobb_IMG_1259-520x544 Join us for a Cobb Workday this Saturday April 11th

April 9th, 2015

Looking for an opportunity to spend some time in the sunshine AND support ecoliteracy and environmental education for Western Addition Youth this weekend? You’ve come to the right place! Join us this Saturday, April 11th from 11-2pm at William Cobb Elementary (2725 California St, San Francisco CA 94115). Light snacks and juice will be provided. … Continue reading Join us for a Cobb Workday this Saturday April 11th

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Workday Saturday March 15th in Koshland Park and Garden

March 10th, 2014

Come enjoy the spring weather this weekend. We are having a Workday in Koshland Park and Garden this Saturday, March 15 from 11-2 PM. Koshland Park is located on the corner of Page and Buchanan Streets in San Francisco. The garden is in the bottom of the park. We will be weeding, planting, sweeping, pruning, … Continue reading Workday Saturday March 15th in Koshland Park and Garden

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Martin Luther King Day of Service-January 20, 2014

January 8th, 2014

Please join us to celebrate Martin Luther King’s Day of Service on Monday, January 20, 2014 from 10 AM TO 1 PM in Koshland Park and Garden, corner of Page and Buchanan Streets in San Francisco. Please read the flyer below for more details. Hope to see you there! 1.20.14 Mlk Kp Wkday by Barbara … Continue reading Martin Luther King Day of Service-January 20, 2014

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Ahh.. the Smell of Evergreens and Cider!

December 5th, 2013

Please join us Saturday, December 7th for our annual wreath and card making party. It will be held at the Hayes Valley Apts Community Room at 403 Rose Street, near the corner of Rose and Buchanan Streets (across from the entrance to Koshland Park). The time is 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. Make a wreath … Continue reading Ahh.. the Smell of Evergreens and Cider!

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Redwood Trust Sponsors Koshland Garden Workday

October 12th, 2013

Please join CommunityGrows and the Redwood Trust Employee Foundation for an invigorating day working in the Koshland Garden in Koshland Park San Francisco, on the corner of Page and Buchanan Streets on Saturday, November 2, 2013 from 11:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. See details below. Hope to see you there!11.2.13 Redwood KP Wkday

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Quilt Benefit for CommunityGrows

August 5th, 2013

Thursday, August 8, 2013 from 7-8:30 PM, The Natural Mattress Store on 1243 Sutter Street (between Polk and Van Ness) will be displaying quilts from the San Francisco Quilting Guild. A percentage of the sales of these quilts will go to CommunityGrows. The first group of quilts on display through September 22, 2013 will be … Continue reading Quilt Benefit for CommunityGrows

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Recruiting Teens for Spring 2013 BEETS Green Jobs Training Program

December 13th, 2012

We have begun recruiting for our Spring 2013 BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) cohort, which will begin on January 29 and go through May 1, 2013. If you know of any teens between the ages of 15-19 years old who would be interested in this stipend program, please have them submit an … Continue reading Recruiting Teens for Spring 2013 BEETS Green Jobs Training Program

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Wreath and Card Making—December 8, 2012

November 24th, 2012

Please join us on Saturday, December 8, 2012 for our Annual Wreath and Card Making Event. This year the event will be held at the Hayes Valley Playground, corner of Hayes and Buchanan Streets in San Francisco. The time is 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. We will have branches and boughs to make wreaths, as … Continue reading Wreath and Card Making—December 8, 2012

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CommunityGrows to be Feature at the ACGA

August 2nd, 2012

This coming Saturday, August 11th the American Community Garden Association (ACGA) will be in town in the midst of their four day national conference. They will be offering tours throughout the day Saturday, and one, “Youth Empowerment SF style,” will feature CommunityGrows! The tour will start at June Jordan Middle School (an Urban Sprouts site) … Continue reading CommunityGrows to be Feature at the ACGA

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Summer BEETS Applications Ready

April 19th, 2012

We have begun recruiting for our summer BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) cohort, which will begin on May 29th and go through August 11, 2012. If you know of any teens between the ages of 15-19 years old who would be interested in this stipend program, please have them submit an application … Continue reading Summer BEETS Applications Ready

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