Presale Farm to Table Tickets Available Now

Presale Farm to Table Tickets Available Now

Celebrate with GrowingGreat and Celebrity Chefs Diana Stavaridis (Manhattan House), David LeFevre (MB Post) and Michael Fiorelli (Love & Salt) as we honor John and Kari Boiler at our third annual Farm to Table Benefit on June 4, 2016. Join us in Playa Vista at the property of...

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Farm to Table Benefit – June 4

Farm to Table Benefit – June 4

Please save the date for GrowingGreat’s annual Farm to Table Benefit, June 4, 2016. Join local celebrity chefs and GrowingGreat board members, staff, and friends for a night of food, wine, music and fun, all benefiting GrowingGreat’s nutrition and garden education programs. The event...

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The First GrowingGreat Chefs Lesson

The First GrowingGreat Chefs Lesson

GrowingGreat’s Nutrition Education Specialist, Sarah Minkow and students at Environmental Charter High School kick off the first GrowingGreat Chefs lesson in Lawndale. Please click here on the link to see Sarah and ECHS GrowingGreat Chefs featured in the Daily Breeze.

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Curious Four-Year-Olds = Natural-Born Scientists

Curious Four-Year-Olds = Natural-Born Scientists

Dear GrowingGreat Friends, As we toured the preschool, children swarmed the principal, giving him hugs and calling out “Hi, Mr. Alex!” We stepped outside the classroom and there was The Garden, a patch of dirt near the climbing structure, one lone rectangle that hadn’t been covered with cement...

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Looking Back on my First Year at GrowingGreat

Looking Back on my First Year at GrowingGreat

Dear GrowingGreat Friends,This year I have visited beautiful vegetable gardens filled with smiling children, but what I remember the most is the schools that look like fortresses, covered in cement and surrounded by fences. GrowingGreat is making a difference. The first low-income school in our...

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Downey Community Garden

Downey Community Garden

On September 26th, thanks to a generous grant from the Steinmetz Family Foundation, GrowingGreat (GG) and Pius X Matthias Academy (PMA) worked together to transform a piece of dry, barren land into an edible garden classroom on the PMA campus in Downey, open to students and the community. Thanks...

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