Community & Urban Gardens

The mission of The Bronx is Blooming is to:

Building Community. Beautifying Parks. The Bronx is Blooming (BiB) seeks to inspire a culture of environmental stewardship and community advocacy by engaging Bronx communities and youth as leaders in the beautification of local parks. Read More…

To join the current programs running below, send an email to

  • Multi-University Project
  • The Youth Leadership Program
  • Community Connections

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Tour Brooklyn’s Community Gardens!




 Oakland, California! Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project (ANV) Oakland in the house!

Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project (ANV) elevates life in the inner city by challenging oppressive dynamics and environments through urban farming.

Flowers and Squash
Photo By Anthony Masterson

ANV’s quarter acre farm located in the City of Oakland’s Tassafaronga Park (83rd Ave & E Street, 94621) is planned, planted, harvested and sold by youth grades K-8 and 100% of the proceeds are placed into individual savings accounts for those who have participated.field-trip-photo


Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project (ANV) offers outdoor educational program to pre-K through 12th grade students, college observation activity students, and adults that includes a tour of the farm, a discovery activity, food sampling, and an age-appropriate work project.  The Coordinator will tailor the visit according to each group’s goals, interests, and time frame.



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