Detroit School Farm-Volunteer Opportunity!


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Cause Areas

When

Wed May 17, 2017, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

9600 WyomingDetroit, MI 48204

Drew Farm at Drew Transition Center in Detroit, Michigan. A Detroit Public School that serves 16-28 year old with cognitive and physical impairments. The farm is 2 acres and is a work based training site for students. All food grown is distributed to school cafeterias in Detroit and sold at student led farm stands. In 2015 over 20,000 pounds of food was grown! Thank you for your support!

About

Drew Farm is a 3 acre farm to school production site that produces over 20,000 pounds of produce per year for Detroit caferterias and school farmers markets. Drew Farm is operated by the Detroit Public School, Office of School Nutrition and is located on campus of Drew Transition Center, a DPSCD school serving 18-26 year olds with physical and cognitive disabilities.

During the spring, summer, and fall months we welcome volunters to help us harvest and weed to provide organically grown, nutritious, and fresh food to Detroit students and families!

Skills

  • Gardening
  • Farming

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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