Branch Out (Youth Educational Outreach)

Our Branch Out Program encompasses all of our year-round educational outreach experiences.  Branch Out focuses on serving youth, ages 5-21, who are facing barriers, but is open to all youth in our community.  Programming and activities can go on the road to serve young people where they learn, live, work, and/or find support, or can […]

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Enterprise Internship Program

The Enterprise Internship Program, launched in 2017. This program was created as a “next step” from our Leaf Out Program. Participants must have completed both the Youth Gardening and Leaf Out Programs to qualify for the Enterprise Internship Program. This program focuses on building upon the job and life skills, stewardship, and service learned in […]

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Green Adventures

Educational Experiences to Grow a Healthy Body and World! We are no longer offering Green Adventures Camps, but are happy to set up a variety of activities for young people through our Branch Out Program.

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Leaf Out Program

Our Leaf Out program is a “next step” program for students, ages 15-21, who have been through our Youth Gardening Program.  In Leaf Out, students fine-tune the job and life skills learned in the Youth Gardening Program by growing food to sell to local restaurants and donate to low-income neighbors.  They also provide three or more […]

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Loveland Plant A Row For The Hungry

In 1995, the Garden Writers Association began Plant a Row for the Hungry (PAR), a national program where community members grow extra vegetables in their gardens to help feed the hungry in their area. Loveland Youth Gardeners initiated Loveland PAR in 2005. To date, the large community network that makes up Loveland PAR has contributed […]

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Youth Gardening Program

The Youth Gardening Program serves teens (13-18) facing barriers to success in their lives (special needs, at-risk for not graduating, behavioral/emotional challenges, living in poverty or single parent homes, and much more) in a supportive and nurturing environment.  Our curriculum focuses on cultivating job & life skills, environmental stewardship and service by developing healthy relationships with […]

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