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Have you ever tried a school lunch?

Buzzfeed created a great video where adults tried school lunches, check it out!  Our students deserve healthy tasty food!

Boston Urban Teens Transform Vacant Lots into Community Gardens

Teens from a youth-led environmental justice organization called REEP (Roxbury Environmental Empowerment Project) in Boston are taking over vacant lots abandoned for many years and turning them into community gardens!  Check out this video to see what they’re doing.

Now, if you’re inspired by them like I am, consider donating to their crowdrise fundraiser through this link so they can fund future projects and transform the city of Boston:

http://www.crowdrise.com/growordie/fundraiser/christsang

Ron Finley asks us to become gangster gardeners

Check out this TED talk by Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA — in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Why? For fun, for defiance, for beauty and to offer some alternative to fast food in a community where “the drive-thrus are killing more people than the drive-bys.”