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BoysGrow partners with North Kansas City School District

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This fall, the North Kansas City School District at HSAP has joined forces with us to create a brand new branch of the program’s capacity: M.A.C. Skills (Mechanics, Agriculture, & Culinary Arts Skills). Last year we had a group of alternative education leaders visit the farm with the Kauffman Foundation to learn about how applied learning is used to change …

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Spotlight: Mexico with Chef Fernanda

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[Scroll down for photo gallery] On Sunday October 3rd, 2022 we hosted our final Spotlight series dinner of the year spotlighting Mexico. To close off this cultural dinner series, Chef Fernanda Reyes of Taco Naco KC took us on an ambrosial tour of Mexico with bites from each region of the large country, showcasing the complexity and uniqueness of each …

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Farm Kitchen Ground Breaking Ceremony

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We hosted our official ground breaking for the Farm Kitchen.  It was great casual event with Donors, Board Members, Press & BG Supporters. Thank to our donors who were able to attend, SmithField Foods, Cargill, Health Care Foundation and our supporters who were not able to make it Kemper, Mabee, & Sunderland Foundations.  To date we have raised $815,000, so …

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BoysGrow Farm Fest 2018 Photo’s

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Some Days are Just Good Days…Farm Fest was one of those days. Here are a few pics courtesy of Jeff Evrard We want to thank everybody who came out and spent a causal Sunday afternoon with our BG “FARMily” We had around 400 people in attendance and raised a little shy of 100k Anybody that made it out can back us …

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BoysGrow Culinary Center

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The Capital Campaign is underway and the water is warm…..
We are raising money to build a Culinary Center on our permanent farm in South KC. BoysGrow has teamed up with HOK Architecture to create an amazing opportunity for the youth of our program and the people of Kansas City.