• Greener Partners Earns GSK Impact Award for Making a Dynamic Impact on Community Health

    On November 15, Greener Partners was one of 10 Greater Philadelphia-area non-profits to receive a GSK IMPACT Award in a ceremony at GSK’s Navy Yard site. All 10 nonprofits were awarded $40,000 each in recognition of their outstanding contributions to building a healthier Philadelphia region. The GSK IMPACT Award is a highly competitive program. Now […]

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  • Purchase Our New Cookbook

    Full-color, spiral-bound cookbook features simple and delicious seed to plate recipes developed and perfected by Greener Partners staff over the past decade. Highlighted by beautiful photographs and gardening tips, Cooking with Greener Partners provides step-by-step instructions for preparing healthy, fresh, seasonal meals and snacks that have proven popular with children and adults who have participated […]

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  • Try our Summer Smoothie Favorites

    School might be out of session, but our farm educators have been staying busy bringing the Farm Explorer Truck to camps across Philadelphia, such as the Chester Upland School for the Arts. And because it’s summertime in Philadelphia, you can imagine that oftentimes these outdoor lessons are done in very hot, humid, and muggy weather! […]

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  • Our Rooftop Hospital Garden Makes News!

    Our innovative rooftop garden partnership with Einstein Medical Center Montgomery in Norristown was recently featured in the Times Herald. The garden enables us to provide healthy-food cooking demos in waiting rooms, and to distribute fresh produce to patients throughout the season. Read the article.

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  • Greener Partners Coming to Eakins Oval This Summer

    Visit us at Eakins Oval in July and August! This is our fourth year providing programming for Philadelphia’s The Oval+. You can come out and see our Farm Explorer truck or take a spin on our blender bike on Friday afternoons on July 27 and August 3, 10 & 17.

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  • Watch Greener Partners’ Newest Video

    Greener Partners healthy food access and education initiatives benefit over 20,000 children and families each year, especially the most vulnerable in the Philadelphia region. Watch our new video to learn more about our mobile Farm Explorer, Deaver Wellness Farm at Lankenau Hospital and our Norristown Healthy Food Project. Video was produced by our friends at […]

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  • Inspiring Summer Nature Reads From Our Staff

    Looking for a good summer read? At Greener Partners, our staff is passionate about healthy food, growing food and nature, and we love reading about those topics. We’ve put together a summer reading list of books that inspire us. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do! Staff Picks Meg MacCurtin, Executive Director […]

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  • We’re Hiring! Part-time Assistant Farmer/Educator Needed

    Greener Partners seeks a part-time (20 hours/week) Assistant Farmer/Educator for our ½ acre Deaver Wellness Farm at Lankenau Medical Center in Wynnewood, PA, which serves as a community resource for fresh food and education. Click here for full job description or to apply.

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  • Deaver Wellness Farm Earns Go for the Green Award

    Greener partners was pleased to accept a Go for the Green Award from Lower Merion Township’s Environmental Advisory Council. The award was presented to us, in partnership with Lankenau Medical Center, in recognition of the Deaver Wellness Farm education programs. The half-acre farm located at Lankenau provides healthy eating education and fresh food access for […]

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  • Check out This New Virtua Video Featuring our Farm Explorer Educators

      The Virtua Mobile Farmer’s Market recently teamed up with Greener Partners Farm Explorer educators to teach children in Camden about farming and to encourage them to experience different healthy, fresh food choices. Check out this awesome video highlighting this effort from the Virtua Broadcast Network. Virtua Mobile Farmer’s Market – Fun, Food and Learning […]

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