Posts by enrichla

New garden at Mid City Prescott!

With the help of volunteers from Keller Williams Realty, we built a brand new garden and student farm at Mid City Prescott! The garden contains 5 raised beds, fruits trees and three row crops. Students were able to get some planting done as well! Thanks to everyone from Keller Williams who came out to help!…

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Indoor Grow.Bar System! Coming soon to our schools!

We have been lucky to partner with Grow.Bar to bring their indoor growing systems to EnrichLA schools! We will be getting 25 Grow.Bar Systems, which we will be distributing throughout our schools. Students and teachers will be able to plant, grow and harvest microgreens from the comfort of their own classrooms. This will complement the many…

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Thanks to Mercer for their hardwork at West Vernon!

Last week, we had a successful workday at West Vernon thanks to the help of Mercer volunteers! With their help, we are testing some farming techniques at West Vernon that we will hopefully implement in other of our gardens. We built a mini farm, a nursery station, mulched the pathways, added more shade, extended the…

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Thanks to Avison Young for their help @ Wilshire Park Elementary!

On Thursday, volunteers from Avison Young helped us beautify the garden at Wilshire Park Elementary as part of their annual Avison Day of Giving. Volunteers helped tear down an old bamboo fence and build a sturdier fence around the garden. Mulch and compost were also added to the garden. Overall it was an extremely productive…

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Exciting New Partnership with Taking the Reins!

We are so excited for a new partnership with Taking the Reins, an amazing non-profit that caters to adolescent girls. Through their programs, young girls are exposed to horseback riding, animal husbandry and much more. We have been revamping their garden and we will be implementing our Garden Ranger Program in the weekends! Through this…

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