Welcome to Grow Orlando where we teach life, work
and financial literacy skills through plant cultivation by providing jobs in urban farming to disadvantaged youth.
Eradicate Food Deserts
Many underserved communities lack healthy food choices such as fresh fruits and vegetables, largely due to a lack of grocery stores, farmers’ markets, and healthy food providers.
Youth Personal and Professional Development
Youth who are prepared for adulthood are comfortable demonstrating fundamental life skills such as communication, cultural competence, conflict resolution, and the ability to cope.
Knowing how to find and keep a job is not only critical for admission to the adult world but also is an important survival skill for which there is little in the way of formal, structured preparation.
We Teach Life Skill Through Plant Cultivation.
Building our youths’ knowledge and skills around agriculture, coupled with life skills such as decision-making, nutrition knowledge