Project EAT Services
Youth-powered strategies that activate young people
Garden Mentorship Program
- Capacity-building model for school districts to train high school interns to lead garden-based health lessons for elementary school children.
Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR)
- Support for adult allies to guide youth-led action research projects aimed at creating food and physical activity policies, systems, and environmental changes in their communities. Visit the San Lorenzo Project EAT website.
Youth-serving strategies that educate youth
Harvest of the Month
- An elementary school curriculum for the California Department of Public Health’s Harvest of the Month program that promotes fruit and vegetable consumption while integrating Common Core Standards.
- Curriculum, professional development, and equipment for participating schools; cooking classes for families; wellness policy support in collaboration with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation; after-school programming; and community engagement (Food & Fitness Festivals).
Agriculture Science Course
- ROP course at Tennyson High School
- Support for the creation of two community gardens at Tennyson High School and Paradise Garden in San Lorenzo
- Intern-led enterprise for produce sales to area community members and businesses
- Building Healthy Communities, How to be a Strong Adult Ally, Youth Participatory Action Research
- After-school physical activity workshop, PE CDE compliance workshop
- Data Breakdown for 2015-2016
- Garden educator and community garden workshops
- Healthy Celebrations, Food and Fitness Festivals, Harvest of the Month, Healthy Snack Attack Creative Cooking Challenge