Category Archives: African American Arts & Culture Complex

BEETS Clean-Up Good!

June 28th, 2014

On Saturday, June 28, 2014 the BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) did a garden maintenance day at the African American Arts and Culture Center. This garden along the edge of the parking lot, was designed and built by the BEETS in July 2011. Since then they have been helping to maintain it, … Continue reading BEETS Clean-Up Good!

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Holiday Carnival at the AAACC

December 26th, 2013

On Saturday, December 14th the African American Arts and Culture Complex (AAACC), where CommunityGrows office is located, hosted their annual Winter Carnival. Many groups performed and there were loads of carnival rides for the kids. There was even snow! Honored guests were Mark Leno, State Senator, London Breed, District 5 Supervisor, and Trayvon Martin’s family. … Continue reading Holiday Carnival at the AAACC

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Community Open Market Kick-Off Buchanan Greenway

August 5th, 2013

On Saturday, July 27, 2013 the BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) helped out at the first ever Community Open Market in the Buchanan Mall Greenway San Francisco. This mall, as opposed to the Buchanan Mall in Japantown, is a stretch of land between Grove and Turk Street blocked off from traffic, which … Continue reading Community Open Market Kick-Off Buchanan Greenway

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African American Arts & Culture Complex Winter Carnival

December 23rd, 2012

On Saturday December 15th the African American Arts & Culture Complex (AAACC) had a most amazing carnival. Thanks to London Breed, the Complex’s outgoing Executive Director and District 5’s new Supervisor at City Hall (congratulations London!), the AAACC’s parking lot became every kids’ outdoor holiday party. CommunityGrows has their administrative office at the AAACC and … Continue reading African American Arts & Culture Complex Winter Carnival

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