Ypsi Food Fight! A Fight for Food Equity

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.

Habitat for Humanity and Growing Hope Gardens

This guest blog post is by Marci Cameron. Marci has supported Growing Hope’s partnership with Habitat for Humanity for the past three years.  It’s that time of year to reap the harvest of the summer’s garden.  For many, it’s an annual effort but for a number of...

Eagle Scout Project for Growing Hope

Joe Capuano, a local Boy Scout from Troop 290, has been working with the Growing Hope team to complete an Eagle Scout project. Joe became familiar with Growing Hope’s work as a volunteer for Youth Volunteer Corps, a summer camp through YMCA that takes teens to...

Tour de Fresh- September 9th

RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY! Scroll down…. (Sliding scale, pay what your can) Tour de Fresh 2017 is a group bike tour that highlights the local food system in the Ypsilanti community. Bikers see and learn about positive projects impacting the city including farmers...

Chefs in the Garden 2017 Dinners

Enjoy great food and drink amidst our blossoming urban farm to benefit Growing Hope! Our signature dinner on the farm series has a stellar line-up this year, and we’re so excited to welcome guests for three evenings of fabulous farm-to-table dining. Guests will enjoy...