Category Archives: Volunteers

IMG_6012 Rain and Three Sisters at Cobb Elementary

April 11th, 2016

On Saturday, April 9, 2016 the rain was coming down, but that did not deter our CommunityGrows staff Jay Jordan, who was on a mission to get volunteers involved in the garden at Cobb Elementary School. Most of the BEETS (Band of Environmentally Educated and Employable Teens) showed up and they were joined by ten … Continue reading Rain and Three Sisters at Cobb Elementary

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IMG_5527 Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

January 19th, 2016

On Monday, January 18, 2016 over 90 volunteers came out to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. This event was sponsored by the African American Arts and Culture Center (AAACC) and CommunityGrows. Volunteers began arriving at 8:30 AM on a morning reprieved from the wonderful rain we’ve been having in the Bay Area. … Continue reading Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

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4.11.15-CobbWorkday_IMG_0812 William Cobb Elementary School Garden Workday

April 13th, 2015

Under a beautiful blue sky with billowing cumulus clouds, great volunteers came out to help with a workday at Dr. William L. Cobb Elementary School’s garden on Saturday, April 11, 2015. A wonderful group of teens from University High School, joined families and staff from the Western Addition Family Resource Center and the YMCA to … Continue reading William Cobb Elementary School Garden Workday

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