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

Jan
28
Tue
7:00 pm Seed Swap @ Robert C. Barnes Sr. MarketPlace
Seed Swap @ Robert C. Barnes Sr. MarketPlace
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Seed Swap @ Robert C. Barnes Sr. MarketPlace
January is the best time to start dreaming and planning for the gardening season! Come to the market for a free seed swap. Bring what you can and take what you need. *Volunteers needed for[...]

Sow the Future 2020

Dear Growing Hope Supporter, As we sow seeds inside the hoop house and prepare our garden beds for the winter months ahead, the Growing...

Hope Sprouts: Fall 2019

In November of 2018, Growing Hope began welcoming applicants to our newly constructed and licensed shared-use kitchen, named the Growing...

A Year in Review

Take a look at Growing Hope's highlights from our 2018 Annual Report.