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Trinity Elementary School

The garden at Trinity Elementary School was completed in Winter 2011. There are twelve beds at this garden, made possible with help from Tree People and Fox Gives.

Beautification @ Trinity Ave Elementary School

Beautification @ Trinity Ave Elementary School

Today marked the turning of a new leaf for the garden at Trinity Ave Elementary School. Students, parents and teachers worked tirelessly to remove the knee-high weeds from the garden. The beds were amended and mulch was laid. What a beautiful site! New planting will begin next week. Stay tuned to see this space turn…

Trinity Elementary School Garden

Trinity Elementary School Garden

This was the second garden that Enrich LA completed. We partnered with Tree People who removed the asphalt. Megan and Ben of Enrich LA visits this garden on a weekly basis. Trinity Elementary is located at 3736 Trinity St, Los Angeles, 90011.

Outdoor Kitchens for Trinity & West Vernon

Outdoor Kitchens for Trinity & West Vernon

A couple weeks ago, we built 2 tables, fitted with sinks, that will act as the major component of the outdoor kitchens in the Trinity and West Vernon gardens. The tables are beautiful and will serve as a wonderful site to prepare fresh fruits and vegetables from the gardens and create delicious healthy meals!

Grand Opening Trinity Garden!

Grand Opening Trinity Garden!

The Trinity garden is finally complete! This coming Saturday, January 28th, the Trinity school will be presenting various greening projects they have been working on over the past year, including the garden. The superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District will be in attendance. It should be a wonderful day!

Trinity garden update

Trinity garden update

A couple of days ago I visited Trinity Garden for a meeting with Principal Marta Jevenois. Despite budget and personnel cuts, Marta continues to be strongly committed to the garden. She  has organized a group of parents and their kids who have been watering and caring for the native plant border during the summer recess.…

Another succesful garden build!

Another succesful garden build!

Rounding things out for a trinity of blog posts on the garden build at Trinity Elementary this past weekend! Three posts about the garden build may seem excessive, but I cannot stress how incredible it was to witness and be a part of such an amazing collective effort. Volunteers were greeted in the morning by…

Working Together Anything Is Possible = Trinity Garden in South LA

Working Together Anything Is Possible = Trinity Garden in South LA

It is amazing what can be accomplished when all the people involved believe in a project and give it their all! All elements came beautifully together this Saturday at Trinity Elementary , where at the end of 6 hours of hard work,  a garden for the school was born. We filled the space, once asphalt, with…

Large Marge Sustainables will serve Lunch to the Trinity Volunteers

Large Marge Sustainables will serve Lunch to the Trinity Volunteers

We are very excited because Large Marge Sustainables will be serving lunch to the volunteers at the Trinity School Garden Build this Saturday 6/18. Great food for great works! http://www.largemargesustainables.com To sign up for this event http://enrichla.org/volunteer/  

Help us turn asphalt into a garden at Trinity Elementary

Help us turn asphalt into a garden at Trinity Elementary

We did it at King Middle School, at Micheltorena Elementary and at Roosevelt High School… and now, coming up on Sat 6/18 from 9-1, help us do it again at TRINITY ELEMENTARY in South LA! Thank you LAUSD for removing the asphalt and making room for all together continue the transformation. WORKING TOGETHER ANYTHING IS…

Trinity Elementary School VOLUNTEER DAY!

Trinity Elementary School VOLUNTEER DAY!

If you would like to be a part of this fantastic volunteer opportunity, visit our volunteer page or click here to sign up.  We cant wait to see you! On Saturday June 18th, from 9am to 2pm, volunteers will be gathering at Trinity Elementary School in Los Angeles for our second big GARDEN BUILD!  This is…

Trinity

Trinity

Trinity Elementary School We are working with Trinity Elementary School to get a garden on their campus! Here are some demographics for Trinity Elementary School: 690 students (1-5) 95.8% Latino, 4.1% Black, 0.1% White 97% economically disadvantaged We look forward to working with Trinity students and community members to make this garden great! Trinity Elementary…