Support Team Gardens. Vegetables help with lead issues.


When you plant lettuce, if it does not grow well, you don’t blame the lettuce. You look for reasons it is not doing well. It may need fertilizer, or more water, or less sun. You never blame the lettuce.
— Thich Nhat Hanh

What We've Achieved


  • We hosted Pahokee Elementary's art and painting enrichment activity day.
  • We have a preschool component in our Pahokee, Florida garden.
  • We are building a learning garden in Flint, Michigan.
  • We are making videos on how to cook healthier meals with fresh vegetables.


  • We have a successful pilot garden in Pahokee, Florida that has seasonal crops
  • The H.O.P.E. hosts young people in the court system. They maintain the gardens as part of their community service instead of jail.
  • We distributed our first of many crops of passion fruit to community members.
  • We have over 10 types of fruit growing in Florida. Including starfruit and mangoes.



Help us grow more fruits and vegetables