Green Guerillas uses a unique mix of education, organizing and advocacy to help people cultivate community gardens, sustain grassroots groups, grow food, engage youth, and address issues critical to the future of their gardens.

  • News & Updates

    • Youth Farm Urban Farm Training Program

      Jan 4, 2015 | Green Guerillas

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      Learn to be a farmer – right in Brooklyn!

      The Youth Farm offers one of NYC’s only farm training programs for beginning farmers. No prior experience necessary — just a passion for food systems change, a willingness to work hard, and ability to commit to our intensive program.

      Info session with farmer Molly Culver on January 28th, 6 pm to 8 pm at 61 Local (61 Bergen Street in Brooklyn). Please RSVP to to attend.

      Click HERE for an application – applications are due February 1st..


  • About Green Guerillas

    Our History

    In the early 1970’s Green Guerillas began rallying people to use community gardening as a tool to reclaim urban land and bring people together to solve problems that plagued their neighborhoods. We are the oldest community garden organization in New York City. Read More

    Our Approach

    More than 600 community gardens serve as testament to the skill, creativity, and determination of New York City’s community gardeners. We support the efforts of these remarkable grassroots leaders and help create the next generation of community gardeners. Read More

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