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Baltimore children has limited access to healthy food in their neighborhood
Baltimore City Public School students visited Great Kids Farm during the 2018-2019 school year
Baltimore City Public Schools received free seedlings, seeds, and garden kits from Great Kids Farm in 2019
Friends of Great Kids Farm, Inc., is a nonprofit organization created to support, promote, and enhance the programming at Baltimore City Public Schools’ Great Kids Farm. Friends works with City Schools to bring students to the Farm, a 33-acre urban farm with a stream, woods, fields, and greenhouses, providing students hands-on opportunities to connect farm and plate, reinforce curricular concepts, strengthen environmental literacy, and promote healthy habits for the whole child.