Added Value

Added Value promotes the sustainable development of Red Hook, Brooklyn by nurturing a new generation of young leaders through the operation of an urban farming enterprise. Added Value creates opportunities for youth to expand their knowledge base, develop new skills, and positively engage with their community. Since opening, Added Value has provided long-term training to 200+ neighborhood teenagers, provided hundreds of local elementary school students with educational programs, and worked with thousands of volunteers to build a more just and sustainable future for all.

Area(s) of Expertise:

Community Engagement Farmers Market

CHSC Priority Area(s):

Community Healthy Food Access

Region Served:

New York City

Setting:

Community

Setting Type:

Urban

http://www.added-value.org/

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