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Join Growing Food and Sustainability’s Cooperative Farm!

Growing Food and Sustainability has been running a Youth Farm program for three years. This year we are transitioning to a cooperative model! We are looking for people to join our team of volunteer cooperative members who are excited about … Continue reading

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Apply for a Youth Farm or Education Internship!

Spring is in the air!  Even though it feels spring is miles away, this month we have a made leaps and bounds in our summer planning. Our summer internship application is LIVE! This year we have TWO separate internships: youth … Continue reading

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Welcoming our New Board of Directors!

We are excited to announce our new Board of Directors!  In order to make Growing Food and Sustainability run more smoothly, this year we decided to organize our Program Leaders into specific roles and responsibilities.  This structure will allow us … Continue reading

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Dining for Good

Hello Friends! This is Gabrielle reporting in as the GFS Youth Farm Director.  As you know, a big goal of ours is to provide fresh, local produce to the Middleton community.  To that end, we have donated over 2,500 pounds … Continue reading

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Reflections from this Summer’s Interns

Thanks to a wonderful intern group, we were able to accomplish so much this summer!  Below, a few of them reflect on their experience with our program this summer: Grant: “This summer was filled with great new adventures. As a … Continue reading

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Our First Two Years and Growing Strong

By: Gabrielle Hinahara Around this time two years ago, my sister Natalie and I hatched the idea for Growing Food and Sustainability.  It’s amazing to see how far our program has come since then, when it was just words and … Continue reading

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The Power of Youth

By Rita Chen There are countless and valuable things I have learned as an intern of Growing Food and Sustainability. In this entry, I want to talk briefly about my feelings over using young people as productive power across cultures. … Continue reading

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