Seeds in the Middle, Inc.

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Seeds in the Middle, Inc.
Address
153 Warren Street
Brooklyn
New York
11201
Phone Number
862-701-3858
Director, Manager or CEO
Nancie L. Katz
Community members served per month
1000
Volunteers per month
20
Number of staff/employees
1
Annual Budget
$175,000
Year Started
2010
Major Funders
New York City Council
New York State Department of Education
New York City Department of Education
New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets
Whole Kids Foundation
Brooklyn Communities Collaborative
IOBY Matching Grants
Farm to School
Latest Projects
Student -run farm stands, edible gardens and Hip2B Healthy Cafes in low-income, food insecure neighborhoods of NYC
Food justice education: Healthy Food Day of Action (planned for mid-May or early June, date TBD)
Crown Heights Youth Soccer: beginning in April- sign up at bit.ly/springsoccer2022
Soccer for Harmony tournaments bringing together community through sport
Chef Nights at public schools when professional chefs guide students to create a healthy, delicious meal for the community
Reading Buddies
Run2B Healthy Walk/Run
Compost/Recycling/Environmental Education
Tastes of Brooklyn food and drink crawls featuring student-run Hip2B Healthy Markets
Interesting Fact
We teach children and their caregivers to be change-makers.
We have served more than 10,000 families and children since 2010, in more than 20 schools in central Brooklyn and distributed at least 30,000 pounds of fresh fruits and vegetables in the last year throughout Brooklyn.
Areas Served
central Brooklyn and all of NYC
Core Programs
Hip2B Healthy Schools: Empowering underserved schools in neighborhoods of color to transform their environment from gray to green by creating student-run farm stands, edible gardens, cafes, healthy cooking, environmental and nutrition education, fitness, the arts and interlacing these into curriculum so everyone wins
Soccer
Environmental and Nutrition Education
Hip2B Healthy Community Committees

Major Issues
Food injustice
Food inequity
Environmental injustice and inequity
Educational injustice and inequity
Hours of Operation
All the time
Non-profit?
Yes
Frequently used hashtags
#healthyeatingisacivilright #freshfoodforall #seedsinthemidddle #tastesofbrooklyn
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