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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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Fireside Chats with Disadvantaged Farmers

Happy Pride! On a Friday afternoon in early spring, I joined several farmers and advocates for a “Fireside Chat” with Michigan...

2024 Teen Leadership After School Program Highlights

Thursday, May 16 marked the last day of the after-school program for our Teen Leadership Program. We wanted to take a moment to share some...

Food is a Human Right

Greetings Community You may have noticed us using the phrase “Food is a Human Right” more frequently as we talk about our work. This...