Press Kit – Our Impact
• GrowingGreat currently serves 16,000 students in Los Angeles County, operating in 32 schools in 12 school districts.
• Our curriculum is also implemented in 3 schools in Marin city, CA, 5 schools in Ojai, 1 school in Las Vegas, NV and 12 schools in O’ahu, HI.
• Sixty five percent of the elementary schools we serve are considered Title 1.
Our Vision In The Next 5 Years
We envision GrowingGreat to be a more efficient and sustainable organization capable of meeting the increasing demand for our programs by:
1. Implementing a web-based K-5 school garden and nutrition education program.
2. Strategically targeting new schools.
3. Expanding out collaborations with non-profit and corporate partners.
Our goals by 2014
• Triple Impact with programs in over 100 schools.
• Balance of subsidized and pay to play schools.
• Scale programs nationally with an immediate focus on expansion throughout California.