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    Pathways 2 Resilience Letter and Update

    Approximately two years ago a collaborative of Oakland based non and for profit companies and organizations including; The Green Life, Earthseed Consulting, Planting Justice, Wildheart Gardens, Impact Hub Oakland, United Roots, Sustainability Economies Law Center, all inspired by the work they had been doing in partnership with currently and formerly incarcerated men and women, came together to […]

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    Plant! Cook! Organize! Staff Training Update

    by Kelly Curry Various members of Planting Justice Staff convened Tuesday, May 26th for an internal training around the Plant! Cook! Organize! Curriculum currently in development here at the organization. The curriculum, which includes 18 lessons, covers some exciting methods and techniques to give Staff members the training to facilitate workshops with communities most impacted by […]

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    Food Justice Teachings at Alameda County Juvenile Facility Camp Sweeney

    written by Maya Salsedo and Kelly Curry   During the past three months, Planting Justice has been developing a partnership with the Alameda County Juvenile Facility Camp Sweeney, initiated by Wade Finlinson, the Landscape Supervisor for Alameda County General Services Association,   Our first day working with young people and staff at Camp Sweeney was […]

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    PLANTING JUSTICE IS HIRING A FULL-TIME EDUCATOR

    JOB DESCRIPTION AND CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Planting Justice is excited to be hiring a full-time Educator. If you are creative and passionate about social justice, please consider applying and spread the word far and wide.  We are accepting applications through June 22nd, 2015 by 11 pm PDT   Organizational Overview Planting Justice is a non-profit […]

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    Planting Justice Provides A Green Way Back

    Member Sponsor Award USE Credit Union Planting Justice $40,000 AHEAD Grant Planting Justice co-founders Gavin Raders and Haleh Zandi believe that sustainable and organic food production can boost local economies and spur job creation while improving the health of our communities and of the urban landscape. The Oakland-based grassroots organization has an ambitious food and […]

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    Afrika Town Gardens

    Greetings Afrika Town Garden Supporters! I wanted to let you know that Planting Justice and Afrika Town Garden Collective are putting together a garden work day this Sunday, May 3rdand you are invited to join us! On this day, we will get our hands dirty by harvesting the fall veggies that have fulfilled their life […]

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    Planting at the Stanislaus County Juvenile Detention Center

    We made our return visit to the Stanislaus County Juvenile Detention Center where we had another opportunity to engage a small group of interested and bright minds. The young men we work with are typically high school age youth who have grown up in the surrounding rural Central Valley towns. This time around we offered […]

10575203_1556337544602230_8778328052553297488_o

Pathways 2 Resilience Letter and Update

Approximately two years ago a collaborative of Oakland based non and for profit companies and organizations including; The Green Life, Earthseed Consulting, Planting Justice, Wildheart Gardens, Impact Hub Oakland, United Roots, Sustainability Economies Law Center, all inspired by the work they had been doing in partnership with currently and formerly incarcerated men and women, came together to […]

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Plant! Cook! Organize! Staff Training Update

by Kelly Curry Various members of Planting Justice Staff convened Tuesday, May 26th for an internal training around the Plant! Cook! Organize! Curriculum currently in development here at the organization. The curriculum, which includes 18 lessons, covers some exciting methods and techniques to give Staff members the training to facilitate workshops with communities most impacted by […]

20150626_173306

Food Justice Teachings at Alameda County Juvenile Facility Camp Sweeney

written by Maya Salsedo and Kelly Curry   During the past three months, Planting Justice has been developing a partnership with the Alameda County Juvenile Facility Camp Sweeney, initiated by Wade Finlinson, the Landscape Supervisor for Alameda County General Services Association,   Our first day working with young people and staff at Camp Sweeney was […]

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PLANTING JUSTICE IS HIRING A FULL-TIME EDUCATOR

JOB DESCRIPTION AND CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Planting Justice is excited to be hiring a full-time Educator. If you are creative and passionate about social justice, please consider applying and spread the word far and wide.  We are accepting applications through June 22nd, 2015 by 11 pm PDT   Organizational Overview Planting Justice is a non-profit […]

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Planting Justice Provides A Green Way Back

Member Sponsor Award USE Credit Union Planting Justice $40,000 AHEAD Grant Planting Justice co-founders Gavin Raders and Haleh Zandi believe that sustainable and organic food production can boost local economies and spur job creation while improving the health of our communities and of the urban landscape. The Oakland-based grassroots organization has an ambitious food and […]

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