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Fall program kicks off!

Last week we kicked off fall programming with cooking classes in both our Lyndale and Powderhorn neighborhoods. Farm Stewards Zainab and Jesus and youth from Lyndale and Powderhorn prepared amazing first meals using produce from our gardens.  Egg plant parmesan started things off in Powderhorn for the Tuesday cooking class and zucchini chocolate cake with […]

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How do we appreciate Theo? Let us count a few of the ways

  Maimouna, “Theo is always patient with everyone. He’s respectful, genuine, and very appreciative. He’s just a super laid back guy and there is never an issue with him.” Amm-Ra, “Theo always has a positive attitude even in stressful situations.” Ellesha, “He treats everyone equally no matter who they are. Also, he is good at […]

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Maimouna Making Moves

Maimouna Muhammad is the epitome of an empowered young women! She is a true leader, not just at Youth Farm, where she helps grow youth leaders of the next generation, but in her community as well, where she’s making moves for social justice. When Maimouna first came to Youth Farm in 2012, she was a […]

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Amm-Ra has been teaching our ceramics group how to make flutes out of clay!

Powderhorn Snap Poll!

We took a snap poll of some of the Powderhorn staff and asked them their favorite part of this summer’s program. Here is what they shared: Kemi, Project LEAD: “The activity groups, and leading the kids in activities they like.” Maimouna, Project LEAD and Garden Staff: “Watching our hard work in the garden flourish, like […]

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