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FarmRaiser is working to reinvent school fundraising in a way that reconnects schools with their communities. We coordinate fundraising campaigns featuring local, healthy products that are profitable for the school, educational for students involved, and support farmers and...

Place of Learning: Business
Type: Fundraising
Uploaded byChristina Carson
Grades: Pre-K, Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2 , Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, College/University, Adults/Professionals, Other

Our Greenfield Village presenters are busy after fall harvest canning the last of the offerings from our working farms. At Firestone Farm, our team shows you what it's like to can in an 1800s farm house.

You can also watch our Greenfield Village...

Place of Learning: Farm Based, Support Organization
Type: Lessons
Uploaded byThe Henry Ford
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, College/University, Adults/Professionals

Questions to consider when building your tool kit

  • How many students will be cooking at one time?
  • What tools are age-appropriate for my students?
  • Do I have somewhere to clean up on site?
  • How will I store and transport my...
Place of Learning: Kitchen Classrooms
Type: Other
Uploaded byKyle Cornforth
Grades:

Individuals are the largest source of funding for nonprofit organizations. According to Giving USA, total charitable giving in the U.S. reached more than $298 billion in 2011. Of that amount, 73% came from individuals. This list features best practices for raising money from...

Place of Learning: Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms, School Cafeterias
Type: Fundraising
Uploaded byLiza Siegler
Grades: Adults/Professionals

The attached list outlines a variety of sources for fundraising, including community and private foundations, government funding, and more.

You will also find listed below websites that include funding resources for edible education programs.

Place of Learning: Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms, School Cafeterias
Type: Fundraising
Uploaded byLiza Siegler
Grades: Adults/Professionals

Grant giving organizations can provide restricted funding for a particular project or program, or unrestricted funding to help cover the overhead costs of running the organization. This list shares strategies for successful grant writing and outlines the typical elements of a...

Place of Learning: Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms, School Cafeterias
Type: Fundraising
Uploaded byLiza Siegler
Grades: Adults/Professionals

The attached list provides an overview of techniques for raising funds, including membership, direct mail and online giving campaigns, major donors, earned income, and more.

Place of Learning: Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms, School Cafeterias
Type: Fundraising
Uploaded byLiza Siegler
Grades: Adults/Professionals

A typical Family Nights Out class at the Edible Schoolyard Berkeley is from 5:30pm – 7:30pm and emphasizes the cooking and eating dinner together. The basic format of a Family Nights Out class mirrors a typical kitchen class, however at Family Nights Out...

Place of Learning: Kitchen Classrooms
Type: Community Outreach
Uploaded byKyle Cornforth
Grades: Adults/Professionals

 A sample agenda for training volunteers at the Edible Schoolyard Berkeley

Place of Learning: Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms
Type: Volunteer Management
Uploaded byKyle Cornforth
Grades: Adults/Professionals

 Attached find staff meeting agenda templates for the kitchen and garden.

Place of Learning: Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms
Type: Program Management
Uploaded byKyle Cornforth
Grades: Adults/Professionals