Call for Sponsors – Taste of School Gardens 2016

Sponsorship Opportunities Available for Taste of School Gardens 2016 Taste of School Gardens is Grow Some Good’s premier fundraising event to support our community programs. Our programs are hands-on, outdoor learning experiences that cultivate curiosity about natural life cycles, connect students to their food sources, and inspire better nutrition choices. In addition to helping establish food gardens and living… [Continue Reading]

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Taste of School Gardens Gala Tickets Available!

March 12: Taste of School Gardens Taste of School Gardens takes place at Hotel Wailea’s beautiful Sunset Lawn Saturday, March 12, 2016 featuring dishes inspired by all the good things growing in our schools. This fourth annual event features Maui’s premiere chefs coming together to support school gardens and inspire our future farmers, chefs, teachers, scientists,… [Continue Reading]

March 8 Taste of School Gardens

Hawaii Legislators Support Farm to School Programs

Over the past few months, we’ve seen news highlighting school gardens and their importance to supporting better nutrition and local agriculture. On July 7, 2015, Governor David Ige signed Farm to School bill SB 376, which aims to increase the amount of local produce in our school cafeterias. A recent KITV4 interview quoted Dexter Kishida with the Department… [Continue Reading]

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October – Farm to School Month

Leah Belmonte, Governor’s Representative, Maui at State of Hawaii joined Grow Some Good and MSGN at the Lipoa Farmer’s Market today to offer this official proclamation. “… proclaim October 2015 as Farm to School Month in Hawai’i and ask all the citizens of the Aloha State to support activities that heighten the awareness of farm to school and… [Continue Reading]

Hawaii Governor proclaims October as "Farm to School" Month

Birds & Blooms

Grow Some Good is pleased to be featured in Birds and Blooms November issue by Kaitlin Stainbrook! Click to enlarge the article.

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Plant a Tree of Life – Grow ‘Ulu (breadfruit)

Grow Some Good, in partnership with the Breadfruit Institute, National Tropical Botanical Garden in Hana, and the Plant a Tree of Life – Grow ‘Ulu Project, is providing ‘ulu tree (breadfruit) saplings to the Maui community this month in recognition of statewide and global efforts to increase the number of ‘ulu trees growing in our… [Continue Reading]

Photo Credit: Breadfruit Institute, National Tropical Botanical Garden

Lokelani Waverider Pride Blooms

This week, students at Lokelani Intermediate School continued their campus wide beautification and sustainable agriculture program with more than 100 students, teachers and volunteers gathering to Mālama ‘Āina as ohana. Garden terraces, classrooms and entries were weeded, mulched and planted with incredible enthusiasm from students. Mahalo nui loa to the Cooke Foundation for funding and… [Continue Reading]

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