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Celebration! Site prepped for new schoolyard farm!

Let’s Grow A Schoolyard Farm!

Let us build a farm!
Changing one school at a time
Grow good food for all

Hello Everyone!

We are thrilled to announce that in partnership with Vancity, the Real Estate Foundation of BC, the Vancouver Foundation, the City of Vancouver, and the Vancouver School Board (along with many other awesome partners and collaborators) we are excited to grow another schoolyard farm at David Thompson Secondary June 1-4.

Together we’ll grow healthy foods for the school community and engage students in experiential learning.  We’d love for you to come and join us in building this new farm!

When: June 1, 2, 3, 4
Where: David Thompson Secondary School (map)
Time: 9:30am – 1pm, 1:30pm – 5pm each day.
Please choose a time block you can commit to and fill out this form to send your RSVP!
What to wear: Clothes you can get dirty in! Long pants! Closed toed shoes! Gardening gloves, Rain-Gear: we’ll be working outside rain or shine.
What to bring: Water bottle, snacks, a willingness to have fun – at our farm events we work, laugh, eat, have a great time.

Please email all questions and RSVPs to volunteer@freshroots.ca.

If you cannot commit to a block of time, feel free to drop by and say hi.

With a fistful of fertile soil,

The Fresh Roots Farm Team