Detroit School Farm-Volunteer Opportunity!


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Cause Areas

When

Wed Jun 28, 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

Detroit Public School Community District, Office of School Nutrition operates a 3 acre food producation farm, Drew Farm, located at Drew Transition Center (a DPSCD school). All the food grown at Drew Farm is served in DPSCD school cafterias or sold at our summer and fall school farmers markets.


Drew Farm has six high tunnels and open field growing. We welcome all volunteers who are willing to get their hands dirty and help us provide organically grown, fresh, and nutritious food for our Detroit students and families!

Skills

  • Gardening
  • Farming

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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