ABOUT US

Growing Hope is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization focused on strengthening and supporting the local food system throughout the community and beyond. We own and operate a demonstration urban farm, fund and staff the Ypsilanti Farmers Markets, and facilitate programming around home and community gardening, preparing fresh, affordable local produce, and food entrepreneurship to youth and adults. 

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Upcoming Events

Jun
2
Tue
3:00 pm Opening Day Downtown Farmers Market @ Downtown Farmers Market
Opening Day Downtown Farmers Market @ Downtown Farmers Market
Jun 2 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Opening Day Downtown Farmers Market @ Downtown Farmers Market
Join us for the opening day of our outdoor Downtown Farmers Market that runs on Tuesdays 3pm-7pm May through October!
Jun
6
Sat
9:00 am Opening Day Depot Town Farmers M... @ Depot Town Farmers Market
Opening Day Depot Town Farmers M... @ Depot Town Farmers Market
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Opening Day Depot Town Farmers Market @ Depot Town Farmers Market
Join us for the opening day of our Depot Town Farmers Market that runs on Saturdays from 9am-1pm from May through October!

Sow Resiliency in Our Community

A group of long-time Growing Hope supporters pledged $50,000 in matching funds for our Sowing Resiliency Spring Fundraising Campaign. To...

COVID-19: Our Response

Growing Hope is committed to using our urban farm and resources to provide emergency food and support. Please read on for some of the ways...

Hope Sprouts: Spring 2020

Your support allows Growing Hope to educate and inspire youth of all ages around growing and preparing fresh food. Because of you, we...