Oakland

HMC Farms and WGF Announce Grant for Oakland Schools

Through the generous support of HMC Farms, the Western Growers Foundation is opening up a competitive grant opportunity for Oakland Unified School District K-12 grade schools, to receive a $1,000 grant to grow and sustain an edible school garden. The grant application is available now through Jan. 31, 2013. Click here to visit the Grants page.

WGF Visits the Bay

Western Growers Foundation (WGF) was able to visit four of its previously funded gardens in the San Francisco area. On May 15th, Nathan Rapp from California Assemblywoman Lonnie Hancock’s office and volunteers at the Redwood Heights Elementary School participated in a Saturday morning garden work day in Oakland.