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Eastside Explorers

$20,000

open space authority funds contributed to project

2018

project awarded

The Authority helped to fund Veggielution’s Eastside Explorers, an experiential, hands-on field trip program which engages hundreds of middle school students each year. Field trip activities are centered around collaborative group tasks focused on urban agriculture, nutrition, human impacts, and ecological interconnections. Veggielution's historical location in East San José encourages discovery while pushing students and teachers to develop a sense of teamwork and fostering a strong sense of place.
Award Date:
May 24, 2018
Program:
Urban Grant Program
Location:
647 S. King Rd San Jose, CA 95116

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