2017.2018 growth + gratitude report

As we approach the end of the calendar year, we hold much gratitude for the ability to do this work, its positive impact on others and your continued support. Thank you for being a part of our growth. Please share in our reflection and celebration by visiting Plant...

Plant the Seed through AmeriCorps

By: Victoria Schnaufer When I was in high school, I knew that I was called to spend time dedicated to service. I felt very drawn to the AmeriCorps process, because it would give me a way to plug-in to the community that I call my own. I landed in Nashville after...

Grow your giving: $25,000 matching grant

      If you’re looking for a way to give back meaningfully this year, why not choose Plant the Seed? Your gift to Plant the Seed will grow by teaching young people throughout Nashville where their food comes from and building community one seed, one moment of awe in...

“W” is for “Wonder”

“The caterpillar turned into a butterfly!” “I didn’t know worms had two hearts!” “Miss Anita, can you say the word ‘chrysalis’?” “The seeds are so small, there’s a thousand of them!” “Miss Anita, can you say the word ‘chrysalis’?” Working with Plant the Seed in Metro...

Plant a Seed of Kindness

When we work with the students, teachers and community surrounding our garden programs, we do more than put seeds in the ground and wait for veggie sprouts to pop through the soil. In the springtime, we wait with bated breath, checking each day to see which seedling...