GrowingGreat’s mission is to empower every child to grow up healthy through science-based garden and nutrition education.
Over 250,000 Served!
Thanks to your generosity and support GrowingGreat has been able to impact and serve over 250,000 children and families.
Thank you to all our dear friends who celebrated with us and supported GrowingGreat at our Farm to Table Benefit!
GrowingGreat was featured in the May Science Beyond the Boundaries Preschool Experiment of the Month. In this experiment, children plant radish seeds in a cup decorated with a nose, mouth, and eyes to create “Radish Kid” heads. Over a few weeks, watch the Radish Kid’s “hair” grow!
GrowingGreat will be hosting a Nutrition & Self–care Parent Support Circle run by Para Los Niños as part of First 5 LA, and you are invited to be part of it! Meet other parents and learn together about creating healthier habits for your young children and your family. JOIN US! July 21st – August…
We love getting feedback from GG students! Check out this note from a 4th grader who enjoyed the garden program and meeting Chef Diana.
Guest Blog by Jill Coons, GrowingGreat’s Director of Education School’s out soon for GrowingGreat and summertime is the perfect time for children and their families to create a bee-autiful habitat for pollinators. Families can plant a colorful garden with a variety of summertime blooms where pollinators feel welcome and satisfied…
GrowingGreat’s latest Hands-on Science project is now available for download. Play With Your Food/Jugemos con la comida guides children to use their senses to identify fruits and vegetables based on their smell, taste, feel, and color. Download a printable bilingual version here. Find our entire Hands-on Science Series For Parents and Children under the Resources…
GrowingGreat Introductory Lesson
This is an actual lesson from our curriculum. It’s the introduction lesson featuring our wonderful instructor Lisa. It this video it will give a brief description of the lesson plan, what print materials will be needed and the approximate length of the class.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us or visit our forum and chat amongst yourselves.
Thank you for your interest in GrowingGreat.
GrowingGreat Organic Gardens
Veteran organic gardener Mike Garcia gives pointers about growing an organic Garden with drip irrigation, which is a feature of GrowingGreat Great Gardens.
Why GrowingGreat? Watch this video and find out!