The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Teens for Food Justice was featured on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on April 5th, 2021. “Teens for Food Justice help at-risk students throughout New York build and maintain hydroponic farms to help fight food insecurity”. Click here to watch the full episode… Read more

The New Agrarian Economy Report on Expanding Urban Agriculture in NYC

The New Agrarian Economy Report on Expanding Urban Agriculture in NYC

Teens for Food Justice was featured in Agritecture on February 22nd, 2021. Teens for Food Justice’s work empower students in communities to grow produce hydroponically in their schools, understand and teach others about nutrition, health, and food policy, and build an advocacy movement for a just food system. Click here to… Read more

Teens For Food Justice Partners with Data Science Camp Inc. to unite and Amplify Food Sustainability and STEM

Teens For Food Justice Partners with Data Science Camp Inc. to unite and Amplify Food Sustainability and STEM

Teens for Food Justice was featured in EINPresswire on February 15th, 2021.  Teens For Food Justice has formed a monumental alliance with Data Science Camp Inc. (DSCI) to provide students an avenue to foster critical leadership and agricultural skills, while learning the importance of health, nutrition, food justice and STEM. Click here… Read more

Hundreds of Brownsville Families Get Healthy Thanksgiving Meal from Brooklyn Non-Profits

Hundreds of Brownsville Families Get Healthy Thanksgiving Meal from Brooklyn Non-Profits

Teens for Food Justice was featured in BKReader on November 25th, 2020. Teens for Food Justice, Collective Fare and Brooklyn Community Collaborative handed out more than 600 meals over the past week. Click here to read the full article… Read more

NY’S Bowery Farming donates $20,000 based on lettuce sales

NY'S Bowery Farming donates $20,000 based on lettuce sales

Teens for Food Justice was featured in The Packer on November 5th, 2020. Bowery Farm partnered with Teens for Food Justice in their community food distributions in New York City. Click here to read the full article… Read more

AARP Purpose Prize Award Fellow

AARP Purpose Prize Award Fellow

Teens for Food Justice was featured in AARP on October 20th, 2020. Teens for Food Justice takes a multi-pronged, wraparound approach to ending food inequity. It’s a 360-degree experience for the teens who build and run indoor hydroponic farms in their schools – farms that can yield up to 14,000… Read more

Changemakers on the Move

Changemakers on the Move

What does social entrepreneurship mean to 6th and 7th graders? TFFJ students at the Urban Assembly Unison school have an answer to that. Over the past few weeks, they have supported each other’s passion for healthy food and change-driven entrepreneurship—and refuse to be quiet about it.Inspired by leading women in… Read more

Girls Mean Business

Girls Mean Business

Many careers in science, technology, engineering, and math have above average earning potential and job security, but unfortunately girls are underrepresented in advanced STEM coursework, degree programs, and careers. Experts and women currently in STEM careers say the problem starts very early in grade school, where studies show that fields… Read more

Here’s How We Raised $60K for Food Justice

Here's How We Raised $60K for Food Justice

Teens for Food Justice Holiday Farmraiser $50K + 30 Days = 3 Farms and 60,000 lbs. of Produce… Read more

UA Unison School Farm Back in Action

UA Unison School Farm Back in Action

Teens for Food Justice is back in action at the Urban Assembly Unison School Farm in Brooklyn. During the first week, mentors and mentees alike were reminded that any fruitful farm starts with successful seeds and a healthy nutrient foundation.  Our new mentor team and returning TFFJ teens, who helped… Read more

Empowering Teens Feeding Communities Building a Healthy Sustainable Future