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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... [read more]

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. [read more]

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... [read more]

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... [read more]

Greener Partners Gala: Tickets Now On Sale!

Young Friends Pricing extended through July 31! Ages 35 & under save over $100 per ticket! We are looking forward to an exciting Greener Partners Gala on Saturday, September 29 from 6-11 pm. at Radnor Hunt in Malvern. We will celebrate the Gala’s fifth year... [read more]

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... [read more]

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.... [read more]

We Celebrated Earth Day at the Walk Against Hunger

On Saturday April 21, we took our Farm Explorer Truck and our blender bike to Lincoln Financial Field, where, we provided smoothies, recipes and farming information to hundreds of participants in the Walk Against Hunger. We were pleased to be able to play a roll... [read more]

Grant Brings Science to Life for Boys’ Latin Students

Through a grant from the W. Percy Simpson Trust, Greener Partners has joined forces with Boys’ Latin of Philadelphia Charter School to expand and maintain an on-campus education garden that serves as an outdoor classroom for hands-on STEM learning and leadership development. Throughout this school... [read more]