Fiscal Year 2019

Organization

Project Summary

Appetite for Change

Train youth in urban agriculture and expand garden to increase the amount of produce grown.

Duluth Community Garden Program

Expand the One Vegetable, One Community program through after school programming and community garden improvements. 

Fairmont Area Kinship

Mentorship program for youth and adults surrounding the life cycle of plants.

Frogtown Farm

Provide farm tours to local schools and youth organizations. Apprentice local youth in urban farming techniques.

ISD 2752 Fairmont Community Education and Recreation

Enhance science and math lessons through the use of educational tower gardens.

Little Earth Resident’s Association

Teach local youth about traditional Native American methods of nurturing, harvesting, preparing, and distributing crops.

Our Community Food Projects

Develop a sustainable method of growing Cassava in Minnesota.

Spark-Y

Expand current urban agriculture farm into the Northeast Sustainability Hub.

Urban Roots

Develop a site on Saint Paul's Eastside into an educational urban farm and production destination.

Victory Neighborhood Association 

Teach families in North Minneapolis how to grow produce along their alleyways and boulevards.

 

Fiscal Year 2018

Organization

Project Summary

Appetite for Change

Urban farming, culinary skills, community organizing, and job readiness training program for North Minneapolis youth.

Frogtown Farm

Provide farm tours to local schools and youth organizations. Apprentice local youth in urban farming techniques.

Lakeview Elementary School – Robbinsdale Area Schools

Expansion of school garden including greenhouse, outdoor classroom, and food forest.

Little Earth Resident’s Association

Development of agriculture and nutrition education program based on Native American values.

Prairie Island Indian Community

Implementation of a micro-farm aquaponics system.

Project Sweetie Pie

Creation of a youth and adult education center and greenhouse.

University of Minnesota – Bee Lab

Pollinator education training program.

University of Minnesota – Extension

Development of agriculture and food related youth programming.

Youth Farm

Implementation of education program meant to develop career and workforce skills related to food and social change.