Verde Partnership Garden
Verde Partnership Garden is a school and community garden located in North Richmond, CA, dedicated to serving Verde Elementary School students, parents, and community members.
The garden is an outdoor laboratory that brings classroom learning to life, teaching students everything from cooking, nutrition, literacy, math, and science to conflict resolution and leadership development. The garden also brings affordable healthy food to Verde School students and the North Richmond community.
Providing a connective hub and safe haven for the North Richmond community, Verde Partnership Garden grows the belief that students and community members can make positive changes in their lives.
Verde on Film!
This 15-minute film depicts the Verde Partnership Garden in action. Although it touches upon some of the many troubling issues facing North Richmond, the film also emphasizes how small-scale projects such as the Verde Garden can serve as real bright spots in even the most disadvantaged neighborhoods.