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...

Summer Events at Growing Hope!

Summer is here, with its warm weather and gorgeous days that seem to last forever. This season, there’s so many ways to celebrate with us, and we’d love to connect with you over a cool drink or a delicious meal. So mark your calendars to save the dates for...

Farmers Markets Opening Days!

Growing Hope’s Ypsilanti Farmers Markets start up Tuesday, May 2nd and Saturday, May 6th! Join us at our Ypsilanti Farmers Marketplace at 16 S Washington St from 3-7PM Tuesdays for our farmers market in Ypsi’s downtown. We’re excited to welcome many...

Teen Mentor Internship

Growing Hope offers employment to teens aged 15-18 years old from June – October. The paid Teen Mentor position provides local Ypsilanti teens with an opportunity to develop mentoring, leadership, and job skills. Teen Mentors work at the Growing Hope urban farm...