Please Give to GrowingGreat Kids

Please Give to GrowingGreat Kids

As you consider year-end giving, please know that any amount that you’re able to donate to GrowingGreat will benefit inner-city kids directly by bringing hands-on STEM learning and healthy eating to their classroom. Thank you for your kindness, thank you for your contributions, and thank you for...

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Compost to Ozone: Teens Tackle Climate Change

Compost to Ozone: Teens Tackle Climate Change

GrowingGreat is delighted to announce that we are one of only 13 innovative organizations awarded project grants by SoCalGas. The SoCal Climate Champions Grant recognizes programs that address climate solutions for communities in SoCalGas’s service areas. Our “Compost to Ozone”...

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Salad Party – Guest Blog by Kathy Troeger

Salad Party – Guest Blog by Kathy Troeger

When I first started being the lead volunteer at our daughter’s elementary school garden, I was eager to get a lunch time Garden Club going. It was sparsely attended at first, but soon it became pretty popular because the students loved how they got to rotate through the tasks like...

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GrowingGreat Launches STEAM Collaborative!

GrowingGreat Launches STEAM Collaborative!

GrowingGreat welcomes Detroit Zoo, Discovery Place Kids (pictured above), Marbles Kids Museum, and Saint Louis Science Center to our 2023-24 STEAM Collaborative! Thank you to American Honda Motor Company for sponsoring this program for science educators across the country to share best...

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GrowingGreat Welcomes Vermonica Orosco

GrowingGreat Welcomes Vermonica Orosco

Vermonica is overjoyed to be joining the GrowingGreat family as the new Early Childhood Garden Educator. She has a great passion for working with children, including those with special needs, and for teaching others about living a healthy lifestyle. She has worked as a Behavioral Therapist doing...

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Seed Sleuths/Sabueso de Semillas

Seed Sleuths/Sabueso de Semillas

Early Childhood Program Manager Adriana Bikouvaris and Lead STEM Educator Maxwell Watson traveled to Santa Clara for the California Association for the Education of Young Children conference on April 21-22. Their presentation, “Learn with me/Aprende conmigo”, featured our popular...

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