Did it Grow in Oregon? Sitton Elementary and Sauvie Island Center Partner on Place-Based Education Pilot Program Spotlight on Metro Whole Foods Market Raises Funds for Sauvie Island Center Field Trip Gratitude

Did it Grow in Oregon?

When students arrive for farm field trips we always ask them what they think they’ll see growing on the farm. We hear all kinds of ...

Sitton Elementary and Sauvie Island Center Partner ...

This year we are excited about the opportunity to partner with three third grade classes at Sitton Elementary School in the St Johns neighborhood for ...

Spotlight on Metro

Do you know Metro? If you don’t, you should.  Metro works with communities, businesses and residents in the Portland metropolitan area to chart a wise ...

Whole Foods Market Raises Funds for Sauvie ...

On Wednesday, September 16th the Laurelhurst and Fremont locations of Whole Foods Market hosted a benefit day for the Sauvie Island Center. Together the two ...

Field Trip Gratitude

For the third year in a row, Food Front Cooperative Grocery has provided scholarship funds allowing students from Rieke Elementary to spend the day with ...

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Did it Grow in Oregon?

Did it Grow in Oregon?
February 3, 2016, No Comments on Did it Grow in Oregon?

When students arrive for farm field trips we always ask them what they think they’ll see growing on the farm. We hear all kinds of different answers from “bananas” to “carrots.”  Thanks to a new project funded by the Oregon ... Read More»

Sitton Elementary and Sauvie Island Center Partner on Place-Based Education Pilot Program

Sitton Elementary and Sauvie Island Center Partner on Place-Based Education Pilot Program
September 9, 2015, No Comments on Sitton Elementary and Sauvie Island Center Partner on Place-Based Education Pilot Program

This year we are excited about the opportunity to partner with three third grade classes at Sitton Elementary School in the St Johns neighborhood for the second year of a place-based education pilot project.  Thanks to funding from the East ... Read More»

Spotlight on Metro

Spotlight on Metro
September 4, 2015, No Comments on Spotlight on Metro

Do you know Metro? If you don’t, you should.  Metro works with communities, businesses and residents in the Portland metropolitan area to chart a wise course for the future while protecting the things we love about this place. Metro also ... Read More»

Whole Foods Market Raises Funds for Sauvie Island Center

Whole Foods Market Raises Funds for Sauvie Island Center
August 26, 2015, No Comments on Whole Foods Market Raises Funds for Sauvie Island Center

On Wednesday, September 16th the Laurelhurst and Fremont locations of Whole Foods Market hosted a benefit day for the Sauvie Island Center. Together the two stores raised more than $4900, which represents 5% of the entire day’s sales, to the ... Read More»

Field Trip Gratitude

Field Trip Gratitude
April 30, 2015, No Comments on Field Trip Gratitude

For the third year in a row, Food Front Cooperative Grocery has provided scholarship funds allowing students from Rieke Elementary to spend the day with us on the farm.  Right after the field trip this spring, we received a nice ... Read More»

Farm to School and Back Again

Farm to School and Back Again
February 6, 2015, No Comments on Farm to School and Back Again

Once again we’ve had the chance to take pieces of our curriculum to the classroom this winter. Thanks to a grant from East Multnomah County Soil & Water Conservation District we’re visiting James John Elementary classrooms multiple times in between their ... Read More»