BENEFITING: New Haven Ecology Project
ORGANIZER: New Haven Ecology Project
EVENT DATE: Nov 22, 2016
New Haven Ecology Project wrote -
Common Ground connects people with our planet, and with each other. We are a college prepatory high school, an urban farm, and bunches of amazing family programs like Kids Unplugged after school, NatureYear outdoor learning program, Seedlings toddler class, Free Range Kids summer camp and more.
Check us out at www.commongroundct.org
Your gift grows positive change in our world:
- $25 brings two students here for a field trip to get outside and explore the woods, taste in our farm, learn about wool with our sheep, hold a chicken, and more. Over 5,000 students come learn at our campus every year.
- $100 provides a 4-week farmshare for one of our high school families, delivering a giant bag of fresh produce and recipes to help incorporate the farm fresh foods into their diets.
- $300 provides a Chromebook for one of our high school students for the year.
- $500 sends a child to our Kids Unplugged after school program, getting kids outside and in to nature one a week for the school year.
- $750 pays for 2 high school students to work through Green Jobs Corps, gaining paid, environmentally themed work experience, for example planting street trees with Urban Resource Initiative.
- $10,000 funds our summer farm intern program