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Garden Builds and Renovations


3 - 4+ hrs


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How Often Is This Offered?


Age Range

  • 3rd - 5th
  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

Help Required



We like to get our hands dirty building beautiful gardens in schools and we'd love your help! We think all kids should be able to eat colorful, fresh, healthy foods right at their schools. We also like to take care of all our living friends - plants and bugs alike.

What's Needed To Complete

Just you (and some clothes and shoes you don't mind getting dirty!) We'll supply the rest!

Special Requirements


How It Makes A Difference

When you build with us, you are helping build a very important space for kids at school - their garden! This space gives them fresh food and space to get to know nature. Kids need this space, and you can help make this happen!

Where to Serve

In-Person/On Site


Check out the upcoming events and" target="_blank" rel="noopenersign up for a garden build that works for you. For more information or if you have questions, email us at or leave a voicemail at 323-813-1768. 1. Ask your parent or guardian if you can come help us build a garden, and if they will come with you. 2. Sign up for a garden build that works for you. (You can also show up the day of.) Builds typically occur on Saturdays between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. 3. Sign our waiver and get busy making a beautiful and healthy garden! 4. Be sure to let us know this activity came from Create the Change® ® ® ®.

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