THE GROWING PROJECT PROMOTES AN ENVIRONMENTALLY AND SOCIALLY JUST LOCAL FOOD SYSTEM THROUGH DIRECT AGRICULTURAL EXPERIENCES, EDUCATION, ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES, AND ADVOCACY.
Organizing and fostering inclusive and leaderful communities
Redistribution and reclaiming collective access to resources for community nourishment
Accountability, transparency, and commitment to communal repairing and eliminating harm through a communitarian process
Empower communities to restore and reproduce thriving economic and ecological relations
Encompassing term that seeks to advance equity and intersectionality (environmental, racial, economic, and social) in relationship to food for all
"THE TIME HAS COME TO RECLAIM THE STOLEN HARVEST AND CELEBRATE THE GROWING AND GIVING OF FOOD AS THE HIGHEST GIFT AND MOST REVOLUTIONARY ACT."
- Vandana Shiva