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food. people. justice.​

THE GROWING PROJECT PROMOTES AN ENVIRONMENTALLY AND SOCIALLY JUST LOCAL FOOD SYSTEM THROUGH DIRECT AGRICULTURAL EXPERIENCES, EDUCATION, ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES, AND ADVOCACY.

OUR VALUES

COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT

Organizing and fostering inclusive and leaderful communities

RECOMMONING

Redistribution and reclaiming collective access to resources for community nourishment

RESTORATIVE RELATIONSHIPS

Accountability, transparency, and commitment to communal repairing and eliminating harm through a communitarian process

REGENERATIVE SYSTEMS

Empower communities to restore and reproduce thriving economic and ecological relations

FOOD JUSTICE

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