We respect, honor, and celebrate food as foundational to wellness. Seasonal, naturally grown and affordable food belongs on your table - find us at Farmers markets and be a member of our CSA  (Community Supported Agriculture).

Current Happenings 

Health Fair/ Feria de Salud...

 Free health screenings, legal advice, health insurance assistance, healthy cooking demonstrations and music were at the Orchard May 22, 2016.  

Much gratitude to the University of Arizona Public Health staff, nursing students, volunteers, health professionals, and other comunity partners who promote wellness in our community. 

We cultivate crops in a way that honors the people who grow our food and conserves the soil that sustains us;  it reflects who we are.  

Miguel our farmer, receives a just wage, and we maximize soil health through zero pesticide and chemical use, composting, crop rotation and water conservation. 

Sustainable Urban Farming 

​​Direct experience is an ideal teacher. We create hands-on experiences for youth ages 5-18 to  include a summer camp and project based learning through the academic year; STEAM certified.  Parents play a key role as co-teachers and "comparers/os". 

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Healthy Communities

We advocate community conversations though workshops, events and actions. Supporting family relationships and community partnerships that promote healthy lifestyles in south Phoenix creates healthy communities. 

the orchard community learning center