Urban Growers Collective

URBAN GROWERS COLLECTIVE AND LOVE, TITO’S BLOCK TO BLOCK TEAM UP
20 Sep 2022

URBAN GROWERS COLLECTIVE AND LOVE, TITO’S BLOCK TO BLOCK TEAM UP

TO UPGRADE SOUTH CHICAGO FARM WITH DYNAMIC OUTDOOR COMMUNITY SPACE The Project Will Support the Development of UGC’s South Chicago Farm by Creating an Outdoor Studio & Kitchen Space to Further Integrate Culinary & Arts Programming WHO & WHAT: Love, Tito’s Block to Block is teaming up with Urban Growers Collective, a Black- and woman-led …

Red Clay Dance at Grant Park Farm
13 Sep 2022

Red Clay Dance at Grant Park Farm

Join us for Creating Fertile Grounds for Healing! This Thursday, September 15th at 5:30 PM for a transformative 90-minute experience filled with song, music, dance, planting/harvesting tours, and concluding with a community meal and meditation/rest. This intergenerational and communal movement-based event takes place at Urban Growers Collective Art on the Farm located in Grant Park. …

2022 Quarter 2 Report
12 Sep 2022

2022 Quarter 2 Report

Read the full Quarterly Report here.  Dear Friends, Our work generates economic prosperity, food security, and communal wellness for BIPOC in our communities. Our goal is to build intergenerational wealth and intergenerational health. For the past two decades building Urban Growers Collective and its predecessor Growing Power, we have cherished this work while also becoming …

2022 Quarter 1 Report
07 Jul 2022

2022 Quarter 1 Report

  Read the full Quarterly Report here.  Friends, Youth are particularly burdened by food injustice, yet they are so often ignored in generating solutions. We’re seeking to change that. Urban Growers Collective aims to address inequalities and structural racism that exist in the food system and in communities of color—and we invest in young people …

Press Release: WILD ELEMENTS Foundation Launches With Unprecedented Approach to Investing in Women Conservation Leaders
27 Apr 2021

Press Release: WILD ELEMENTS Foundation Launches With Unprecedented Approach to Investing in Women Conservation Leaders

Urban Growers Collective is excited to work alongside the WILD ELEMENTS Foundation, a new foundation working to shift power and vital resources to Women, Indigenous communities, and People of Color on the frontlines of conservation. WILD ELEMENTS is supporting the continued operations of Urban Growers Collective as we prepare to expand into the Green Era …