California Schools

The Harker School (San Jose, CA)

As the Harker Food Systems Club, a partner of Grains of Hope, we carry out the following activities in our school and local community:

  • Redistributing surplus food and donating to local homeless shelters 
    • Reduce food waste on school cafeterias in Harker campuses and redistribute food to local shelters
    • Fundraise and donate leftover produce from Farmers Markets
    • Collect surplus fruits from household backyards and donate to local shelters
  • Experimenting with new sustainable farming approaches
    • Creating community gardens that utilize sustainable technology on campus
      • (vertical gardens, sensors)