Hope Sprouts: Spring 2019

Over the years we have expanded our work from gardening education to actively working to change and support our local food system. Our mission and values needed a refresh in order to clearly reflect the scope of the work we now do.

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Ypsi Food Fight! A Fight for Food Equity

For the past three years, Growing Hope has hosted the Ypsi Food Awards as our spring fundraiser and an opportunity to recognize our local food heroes. This year, we’ve decided to shake things up a bit and use this fundraiser as a platform to actively involve our community and partners in the work we do.

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Home Vegetable Garden Program Applications Open!

The Home Vegetable Garden Program seeks to increase access to healthy food for low income Ypsilanti residents through installing free raised bed gardens and providing one on one garden support at family homes, community centers, housing facilities, apartment complexes and religious institutions.

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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...