Our commitment to Southcoast Massachusetts runs deep. Our goal is to catalyze a healthier region. The Grow Southcoast program focuses on educating regional communities to inspire and influence a culture of health. There are three frameworks which Grow Southcoast uses to cultivate change within our communities: Education, Health, and Environment.
April 20, 2020
Leading up to the outbreak of COVID-19, we heard many concerns about food equity issues if schools were to close. Students across the nation coming from areas of poverty rely on meals that they are served in school – what would they do without those meals?
March 17, 2020
March is all about coming together with community...and "student bees"! Read more on how a special presentation from local high school students taught some 3rd graders about how bees work together to pollinate.
May 28, 2019
Over 18 presentations were given to students in New Bedford Public Schools focused on bridging community resources for the students of New Bedford.
September 15, 2017
The annual "Taste of September" fundraiser brought together a variety of local restaurants and vendors in a tasting to celebrate the culinary traditions of the communities in which GROW's gardens are located.