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!

Our Vision

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...