May A Time to Help Project

Apr 23, 2015 | News | 0 comments

The Michigan Urban Farming Initiative is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that seeks to engage community members in sustainable agriculture.  Challenges to metro-Detroit citizens (e.g., vacant land, poor diet, nutritional illiteracy, and food insecurity) present a unique opportunity for community-supported agriculture.  By using agriculture as a platform to promote education, sustainability, and community, MUFI strengthens neighborhood involvement to achieve long-term improvement.

May 9, 2015 | 9:30 a.m. – 12 noon

Project scope:  Farming activities including tilling soil, clearing beds, adding compost, and planting crops.  If inclement weather, volunteers will assist in Resource Center building renovation with cutting & disposal of old piping.

Volunteer prep: Please bring work gloves. 

Project Location:  The Michigan Urban Farming Initiative  | 7432 Brush Street |  Detroit, MI 48202 | Map


Parking: Street



Questions: or   (313) 309-5800


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