We can help you grow YOUR own food!
Sierra Gardens supports families in growing a portion of their fruits and vegetables at home by building a backyard garden, providing classes, mentoring, and supplies for two years to ensure success.
Benefits to you
Set the stage for a lifetime of home gardening
Access to nutritious foods, physical activity and mental health
Program graduates will have the opportunity to engage as community leaders by mentoring new gardeners
What Sierra Harvest will do for you
Install a garden including site visit
Mentor you for 2 years
Supply you with plants/seeds and starts for 2 years
Offer seasonal cooking and gardening classes
Financial assistance is available
We have installed gardens at Alta Sierra School, Grass Valley Library, Nevada Meadows apt complex, Booth House family shelter, and dozens more private homes and organizations around Nevada County.
Need Financial Help?
Sierra Harvest offers scholarships to families and organizations. Also check out the CalFresh Program – you may qualify!
Learn new skills by volunteering on a garden install, while helping your community at the same time.
Download the Sierra Gardens General Application and Scholarship Application, or complete the online form below.
Questions – Contact Edy@sierraharvest.org or and call (530) 265-2343.
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Sierra Gardens Application