We Grow Greens
We produce local, healthy food
and provide skill-building employment
for Milwaukee's Teenagers.
Who we are
We are teenagers, teachers and small scale farmers with a shared vision.
What we grow
Organically Grown Micro Greens, Heirloom Tomatoes, Squash, Peppers, Kale, Swiss Chard and Entrepreneurs!
Is to have teenagers transform themselves into Leaders through…
Real life skills... employment skills to gain resume experience and combat high youth unemployment in Milwaukee…
Self- Discovery… Finding identity and a place begins with developing soft skills of resilience, self-worth and mindfulness
Student-driven projects… students engage and create projects aimed at community development and promoting success
Learning better by being healthy … Students grow, prepare, eat and sell vegetables and fruit
Accomplishing our vision
Our paid internship, Teens Grow Greens is an urban gardening program that empowers youth through projects based upon entrepreneurship, civic responsibility and self-discovery.
If you are interested follow the link below for an application...