Project Information

Accessible Gardening
George Washington High School, John F. Kennedy High School, Okkodo High School, Simon Sanchez High School, Southern High School, Tiyan High, J.P. Torres Alternative School
Environment Stewardship, Health Services, Social Welfare, Veterans
Science, Social Studies, Environmental Science, Permaculture, Agriculture, Horticulture, Culinary, Agri-Science, Special Education
Outside of School
12/07/2015
Project Ended
Juanita C.V. Blaz
Grow Bags for Elderly and Persons w/ Disabilities
Basic Information
Description
  • The Ayuda Foundation / Island Girl Power
    01/30/2016
    Juanita Blaz
    09/27/2016
    10
    08/26/2016
    20
    15+
    10, 11, 12
    Not Suitable for Persons with Disabilities
    No Costs

  • Description

    Students will help assemble grow bags to be used by senior citizens and persons with disabilities as part of island girl power community garden. Instruction will be given by USDA and island girl power staff. This is a two day project. Must participate in both days to complete this service learning project.

    Career Pathway/Field

    Agriculture

    Objective

    • To help students become aware of the challenges faced by people with disabilities and limited mobility. 
    • Another objective is to teach students about various forms of gardening.

    Instructions

    • Register for this project
    • Make sure to complete all necessary forms
    • Take a tour
    • Call to schedule the dates
    • Attend both days
    • Submit your refletion online

    Warnings/Notices

    • Sun exposure bring sunblock
    • Use of some power tools
    • Physical labor expected

    Issue Area

    Nutrition, Food Sustainability

    Agency Description

    Youth Leadership, Female Empowerment

    Point of Contact Informations

    Island Girl Power - Juanita Blaz (Program Director)

    688-4752

    9891604

    Comments about the Project Location

    island girl power dededo facility must park inside second gate