Garden to School Café
Garden to Cafe is a program of the NYC Department of Education, Office of SchoolFood, and a key partner in Grow to Learn: the Citywide School Garden Initiative. The program connects school gardening and school lunch through seasonal harvest events and educational activities.
Garden to Café program objectives include:
- - Increase students' consumption of fresh vegetables and knowledge of healthful foods, farming and the local food system.
- - Increase awareness of the benefits of school gardens.
- - Demonstrate the learning opportunity of integrating school gardening with school lunch.
- - Build awareness of the larger local food initiatives underway at SchoolFood.
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