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UrbanLife Farms

UrbanLife Farms UrbanLife Farms is an initiative of UrbanLife San Diego. We're a youth garden in City Heights, San Diego.

Join us for UrbanLife Cafe’s re-opening tomorrow Friday, July 16, 2021 at Copley Price YMCA.  Your support helps provide...
07/15/2021

Join us for UrbanLife Cafe’s re-opening tomorrow Friday, July 16, 2021 at Copley Price YMCA. Your support helps provide meaningful leadership development and work readiness training for our local youth. Come by for a cup of organic coffee, or top-off your week with a turkey sandwich and a refreshing all-natural juice!

08/10/2018

Volunteer day tomorrow! Come join us at the City Heights farm site (5202 Orange Ave, 92115) from 8am-10am to dig in the dirt. It's early to beat the heat! See you there.

Check out our locally grown baby salad mix sold at Leon Produce! Our Vocational Training and Leadership Development inte...
07/06/2018

Check out our locally grown baby salad mix sold at Leon Produce! Our Vocational Training and Leadership Development interns are instrumental in the production process.

06/27/2018

What are you doing this summer?! Still space to join our UL Farms Summer Leadership Program! Email [email protected] TODAY!

Summer Farm Cohort! Interested in getting job experience and participating in a leadership training that will benefit yo...
06/15/2018
UrbanLife Farms

Summer Farm Cohort! Interested in getting job experience and participating in a leadership training that will benefit your community? Our very own Amanda Jordan-Starks will be facilitating this one-month internship. Apply today by emailing [email protected].

UrbanLife programs offer almost 16,000 meals per year to neighborhood youth. These same youth need jobs and job training to get them ready for the world.

Our Vocational Training and Leadership Development Inters are learning lots about high quality organic baby salad mix pr...
05/20/2018

Our Vocational Training and Leadership Development Inters are learning lots about high quality organic baby salad mix production! #growfood #dontpanicitsorganic #servantleadership #leadershipdevelopment

THIS SATURDAY: Come on out to our Volunteer Work Day on Saturday, April 14th @ 9 AM! Learn about organic farming, get so...
04/11/2018

THIS SATURDAY: Come on out to our Volunteer Work Day on Saturday, April 14th @ 9 AM! Learn about organic farming, get some exercise, and make new friends. All are welcome! This month we will be at our Southeast location: 210 Euclid Ave, San Diego, CA 92114 RSVP at [email protected] #growfood #urbanagriculturalrevolution #dontpanicitsorganic

Students from Hoover High School’s wood shop constructed our prototype hydroponic modules. Their service provided them w...
03/22/2018

Students from Hoover High School’s wood shop constructed our prototype hydroponic modules. Their service provided them with real life workforce development experience. Stay tuned for how these hydroponic units will be used to model our rooftop hydroponics farm at the Copley-Price YMCA. #hydroponics #dontpanicitsorganic #growfood #workforcedevelopment

Aaron Brinkman, UrbanLife Farms Manager, has skillfully serviced our students and farm for 3+ years. With much sorrow an...
02/27/2018

Aaron Brinkman, UrbanLife Farms Manager, has skillfully serviced our students and farm for 3+ years. With much sorrow and joy we celebrate his transition from our team to launch a personal business in the agricultural sector. Please wish him well and if you so desire, consider crowd funding his vision! We will miss you, Aaron!

https://www.gofundme.com/brinkmanbros

ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOLERS!!! Transform your block by helping assemble the first phase of our rooftop hydroponic veggie fa...
02/09/2018

ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOLERS!!!

Transform your block by helping assemble the first phase of our rooftop hydroponic veggie farm at the Copley-Price YMCA on Saturday March 17 @ 10 am.

Earn community service hours, enjoy a free lunch, and enter to win $500 worth of raffle prizes! FREE admission and raffle entry WITH completed permission slip:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1tHsnSLraNJxLOhRDAsuUguc0sq2jr7Bg/view?usp=sharing

THIS SATURDAY: Come on out to our Volunteer Work Day on Saturday, Feb. 10th @ 9 AM! Learn about organic farming, get som...
02/05/2018

THIS SATURDAY: Come on out to our Volunteer Work Day on Saturday, Feb. 10th @ 9 AM! Learn about organic farming, get some exercise, and make new friends. All are welcome! This month we will be at our City Heights location: 5202 Orange Ave, San Diego, CA 92115 RSVP at [email protected] #growfood #urbanagriculturalrevolution #dontpanicitsorganic

What a successful, productive, and community building Volunteer Work Day! Thanks to InCommon Mission Church of the Nazar...
01/13/2018

What a successful, productive, and community building Volunteer Work Day! Thanks to InCommon Mission Church of the Nazarene and our UrbanLife Ministries Inc. students for coming out! 👊🏽💪🏽✊🏽💩💦🌞🌱#growfood #urbanagriculturalrevolution #resistanceisfertile #dontpanicitsorganic

UrbanLife Farms Spring Mix was freshly harvested this morning and available UrbanLife Cafe ! Taste the difference of loc...
01/08/2018

UrbanLife Farms Spring Mix was freshly harvested this morning and available UrbanLife Cafe ! Taste the difference of locally grown produce. #growfood #dontpanicitsorganic #urbanagriculturalrevolution #socialenterprise #saladmix #specialtyproduce

NEXT SATURDAY: Come on out to our Volunteer Work Day on Saturday, January 13th @ 9 AM! Learn about organic farming, get ...
01/03/2018

NEXT SATURDAY: Come on out to our Volunteer Work Day on Saturday, January 13th @ 9 AM! Learn about organic farming, get some exercise, and make new friends. All are welcome! This month we will be at our City Heights location: 5202 Orange Ave, San Diego, CA 92115 RSVP at [email protected] #growfood #urbanagriculturalrevolution #dontpanicitsorganic

Farmer Aaron Brinkman was in his element this morning watering in our newly sprouted seedlings. Salad mix is on the way.
12/13/2017

Farmer Aaron Brinkman was in his element this morning watering in our newly sprouted seedlings. Salad mix is on the way.

11/28/2017

Come on out to our Volunteer Work Day on Saturday, December 9th @ 9 AM! Learn about organic farming, get some exercise, and make new friends. All are welcome!

This month we will be at our Southeast location: 210 S. Euclid Ave. San Diego, CA 92114

RSVP at [email protected]

#growfood #urbanagriculturalrevolution #dontpanicitsorganic

Happy Birthday to our diligent, wise, and rockstar Farm Manager, Aaron Brinkman! Our nonprofit urban farming social ente...
11/22/2017

Happy Birthday to our diligent, wise, and rockstar Farm Manager, Aaron Brinkman! Our nonprofit urban farming social enterprise is grateful for your loving work!

CSA Members, don’t forget to pick up your CSA bags tomorrow. We have a diverse harvest and yummy recipe for you! #eatloc...
11/05/2017

CSA Members, don’t forget to pick up your CSA bags tomorrow. We have a diverse harvest and yummy recipe for you! #eatlocal #growfood #urbanagriculturalrevolution #dontpanicitsorganic

In addition to our weekly CSA harvest, our Vocational Training & Youth Development Interns did a wonderful job preparing...
11/04/2017

In addition to our weekly CSA harvest, our Vocational Training & Youth Development Interns did a wonderful job preparing the farm for a lunch honoring UrbanLife Banquet Table Hosts. Interns, thank you for your leadership! #servantleadership #growfood #urbanagriculturalrevolution

Hot off the press: This week’s CSA Newsletter includes a sunflower sprout salad recipe and a brief synopsis on a book ou...
10/29/2017

Hot off the press: This week’s CSA Newsletter includes a sunflower sprout salad recipe and a brief synopsis on a book our Vocational Training and Leadership Development Interns are reading!

Here is a free PDF of the book:

http://www.fablar.in/yahoo_site_admin/assets/docs/Mans_Search_for_Meaning.78114942.pdf

#growfood #cookfood #eatfood #leadershipdevelopment #vocationaltraining

10/21/2017

Check out our student intern video interview this week! #leadershipdevelopment #growfood

Our Vocational Training and Leadership Development Youth Interns are creative and active listeners. Check out their note...
10/18/2017

Our Vocational Training and Leadership Development Youth Interns are creative and active listeners. Check out their notes from today’s lecture on Integrated Pest Management! #growfood #urbanagriculturalrevolution #integratedpestmanagement #nongmo #organic #dontpanicitsorganic

10/08/2017

Check out our student intern video interview this week! #leadershipdevelopment #growfood

We harvested tomatoes and mulched seed & arugula beds this morning in preparation for a farm-stand Market Table at La Jo...
10/06/2017

We harvested tomatoes and mulched seed & arugula beds this morning in preparation for a farm-stand Market Table at La Jolla Presbyterian Church this Sunday morning in between their worship services. See you there! #growfood #farmstand #nongmo #organic #localfood #dontpanicitsorganic #urbanagriculturalrevolution

Newly sown beds with beets & kale to finish off our Fall CSA! #growfood #dontpanicitsorganic #holypoop #AgrarianCraft #u...
10/04/2017

Newly sown beds with beets & kale to finish off our Fall CSA! #growfood #dontpanicitsorganic #holypoop #AgrarianCraft #urbanagriculturalrevolution

We have a delicious recipe this week in our weekly CSA Newsletter! #eatlocal #dontpaniceatorganic #growfood #urbanagricu...
10/01/2017

We have a delicious recipe this week in our weekly CSA Newsletter! #eatlocal #dontpaniceatorganic #growfood #urbanagriculturalrevolution

09/30/2017

Every week Farms Director Marcos Mujica will be interviewing our student intern leaders. Today meet KyKy!

Our UrbanLife Farms Vocation Training and Youth Development Intern crew visited the Copley-Price YMCA to present to Y-Te...
09/29/2017

Our UrbanLife Farms Vocation Training and Youth Development Intern crew visited the Copley-Price YMCA to present to Y-Teen Achiever Students. We discussed health, wellness, and our upcoming rooftop urban farming internship program!

CSA members, check out this week's newsletter and be sure to enjoy your bag full of earth's bounty!
09/24/2017

CSA members, check out this week's newsletter and be sure to enjoy your bag full of earth's bounty!

Our student intern leaders have been learning about the up-side-down logic of leadership: "The greatest must be a servan...
09/23/2017

Our student intern leaders have been learning about the up-side-down logic of leadership: "The greatest must be a servant of all!" #servantleader #urbanfarmingrevolution #growfood #dontpanicitsorganic

09/23/2017

Every week Farms Director Marcos Mujica will interview a different student intern leader. Meet Jeremiah!

Stay tuned for progress on our future rooftop educational and production garden at the Copley-Price Family YMCA. Thank y...
09/19/2017

Stay tuned for progress on our future rooftop educational and production garden at the Copley-Price Family YMCA. Thank you to our partners, the YMCA and the City of San Diego for helping make this possible. Transformed people transforming rooftops- from imagination to implementation! #growfood #urbanagriculture #rooftopfarming

Mario Dematteo helped us kick off our Fall Vocational Training and Youth Development Internship last week by inducting i...
09/19/2017
i like to garden by Mario DeMatteo

Mario Dematteo helped us kick off our Fall Vocational Training and Youth Development Internship last week by inducting interns into the Urban Farming Revolution! Students were inspired to seek their vocations and turn tragedy to triumph!

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=D9GxEJHnZG4&t=2s

Growing food is one of the original callings of the human race, that has been slowly disappearing from our culture. This poem celebrates the beauty, the impo...

CSA Members- Don't forget to pick up your bags at your designated location today. Enjoy the tasty treats!
09/17/2017

CSA Members- Don't forget to pick up your bags at your designated location today. Enjoy the tasty treats!

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5202 Orange Ave
San Diego, CA
92115

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+1 619-432-5202

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