Elderberry Wisdom Farm
- Arts & Culture
- Education & Literacy
- Race & Ethnicity
Location2281 DELANEY RD SESALEM, OR 97306 United States
Mission Statement: Elderberry Wisdom Farm (also known as Wisdom of the Elderberry Farm) is a Native American nonprofit which provides educational opportunities for diverse community members. Special emphasis is provided to Native Americans to receive experiential horticultural and agricultural workforce training, strengthen health and wellness, and increase workforce readiness so they can achieve prosperity and well-being for their families. We develop collaborative partnerships in order to sponsor, host and/or participate in events and activities with volunteers that promote organizational objectives.
Elderberry Wisdom Farm is located south of Salem near Sunnyside. We provide opportunities for community members to participate in activities with Native Americans engaged in horticultural and agricultural initiatives that integrate Native American principles, including Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) practices.
Specific objectives and purpose of this organization are:
To provide instruction and service learning activities in horticulture and agriculture workforce training
To provide pre-apprenticeship training in environmental assessment and habitat restoration
To provide opportunities for participants to engage in micro-enterprise internship training, including business plan development
To provide workforce readiness skill development, including training that strengthens health and wellness resiliency
To provide facilities, equipment and a team of educators so participants can engage in career pathway planning into related fields
To sponsor, host and/or participate in public and volunteer events and activities that promote organizational objectivesYou can reach Wisdom of the Elderberry Farm at 2281 Delaney Road SE, Salem, OR 97306. Our phone number is 971 803-2348.