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.

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    • An Evening with 3 Brooklyn Chefs

      Oct 28, 2014 | Green Guerillas

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      Meet Your Maker – Dinner with Three of Brooklyn’s Most Notable Chefs!
      A Fundraiser for The Youth Farm at the High School for Public Service

      Thursday, November 6th at 61 Local Public House in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn

      Space is limited – tickets are $55, purchase HERE.

      The Youth Farm at the High School for Public Service will host an intimate evening featuring Rob Newton of Nightingale 9, Zahara Tangorra of Brucie, and Andres Valbuena of Martha along with a cheese tasting from Consider Bardwell Farm and local wine and beer from 61 Local!

      The chefs will each prepare tastes using seasonal ingredients from the Youth Farm, paired with local beer and wine, with pairing advice from Kris de la Torre.

      Meet Your Maker will raise money for farm-based educational … Read More

  • 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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