Since 2003, Urban Harvest has provided Youth Education garden and nutrition classes to explore healthy nutrition, food systems, native habitats and ecosystems at Houston-area schools. Some programs are funded by after school grants while others are supported by parent groups, community groups and even local business partners.
Youth Education Partner Sites, 2016 - 2017
Gabriela Mistral CEC
Garden Oaks Montessori Magnet
James Hogg Middle School
Oak Forest Elementary
Our Supporting Partners
Garden Oaks Montessori PTO
Oak Forest Elementary PTA
Rummel Creek Elementary PTA
Volunteer times for the Urban Harvest Teaching Garden:
When: September–May 2017
Every Tuesday, 8–10am
"Dig It Day"Saturdays, 9:30–11:30am
Dec. 10, (January holiday), Feb. 11, March 4, April 8, May 13
This is a great volunteer activity for parents and their school-age children, teens looking for community service hours & neighbors who want to improve their "hands on" gardening skill!. Activities include cultivating, planting & harvesting. Individual volunteers are welcome to show up during hours listed. Gregory-Lincoln Education Center, 1101 Taft St.
To volunteer with groups of five or more, please email us or call 713.880.5540.