Growing Roots East End Network (GREEN)

What is the Growing Roots East End Network (GREEN) about?

The Growing Roots East End Network (GREEN) aim is to bring together local schools and organizations for the purpose of helping sustain, promote, and connect gardens across the school feeder patterns. As a result, we hope to see an increase in access to healthy foods, improved nutrition education, greater social cohesion, and economic opportunities for low-income families.

Articles:

How is El Centro de Corazón Addressing Food Insecurity?

El Centro’s work in the community is recognized by Salud America!

Participating Schools:

Elementary Schools Middle Schools  High Schools 
Briscoe Elementary School Edison Middle School  Austin High School 
De Zavala Elementary School  Rusk Academy Milby High School 
Franklin Elementary School  Yolanda Black Navarro Middle School   
Gallegos Elementary School    
J.R. Harris Elementary School     
Lantrip ElementarySchool      
Tijerina Elemntary School     
     
     

Community Gardens:

El Centro de Corazón – Magnolia 
El Centro de Corazón – John S. Dunn 
Finca Robles 
Mission Milby 

What is the Growing Roots East End Network (GREEN) about?

The Growing Roots East End Network (GREEN) aim is to bring together local schools and organizations for the purpose of helping sustain, promote, and connect gardens across the school feeder patterns. As a result, we hope to see an increase in access to healthy foods, improved nutrition education, greater social cohesion, and economic opportunities for low-income families.

Articles:

El Centro’s work in the community is recognized by Salud America!

How is El Centro de Corazón Addressing Food Insecurity?

Participating Schools:

Elementary Schools 

Briscoe Elementary School

De Zavala Elementary School 

Franklin Elementary School 

Gallegos Elementary School

J.R. Harris Elementary School 

Lantrip ElementarySchool  

Tijerina Elementary School 

Middle Schools 

Edison Middle School 

Rusk Academy 

Yolanda Black Navarro Middle School 

High Schools 

Austin High School 

Milby High School 

Community Gardens:

El Centro de Corazón- Magnolia

El Centro de Corazón – Dunn 

Finca Robles

Mission Milby 

 

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