Build a Community Garden and Urban Farm in East LA

by LA Conservation Corps

Corpsmembers harvest vegetables for the community

Corpsmembers harvest vegetables for the community
Photo from Progress Report 'East LA Learning Garden Changes Lives' (view small | med | large | orig)

Steve and his mom at Market Day with a neighbor

Steve and his mom at Market Day with a neighbor
Photo from Progress Report 'East LA Learning Garden Changes Lives' (view small | med | large | orig)

Steve seems hesitant about the kale but liked it!

Steve seems hesitant about the kale but liked it!
Photo from Progress Report 'East LA Learning Garden Changes Lives' (view small | med | large | orig)

Steve's crew completes gardening training

Steve's crew completes gardening training
Photo from Progress Report 'East LA Learning Garden Changes Lives' (view small | med | large | orig)

Sunday Market banner in Spanish

Sunday Market banner in Spanish
Photo from Progress Report 'East LA Learning Garden Changes Lives' (view small | med | large | orig)

Sunday Market banner translation in English

Sunday Market banner translation in English
Photo from Progress Report 'East LA Learning Garden Changes Lives' (view small | med | large | orig)

Our entry in the Green category

Our entry in the Green category
Photo from Progress Report 'East LA Learning Garden Competing in Photo Contest' (view small | med | large | orig)

Corpsmembers receive training from Master Gardener

Corpsmembers receive training from Master Gardener
Photo from Progress Report 'Harvest Yields Nearly 1,5000 lbs. of Veggies!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Rainwater catchment system is installed

Rainwater catchment system is installed
Photo from Progress Report 'Harvest Yields Nearly 1,5000 lbs. of Veggies!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Planting the next crop of melons and pumpkins

Planting the next crop of melons and pumpkins
Photo from Progress Report 'Harvest Yields Nearly 1,5000 lbs. of Veggies!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

LA Conservation Corps

Location: Los Angeles, CA - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.lacorps.org
Project Leader:
Tiffany Leung
Los Angeles, CA United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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