CELEBRATING

AGRI-CULTURE

Due to COVID-19, Nuestras Raices’s office is currently closed to the public except by appointment. We are checking the office VM regularly and will respond as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we practice physical distancing.

Nuestras Raíces is a grassroots urban agriculture organization based in Holyoke, MA. Our mission is to create healthy environments, celebrate “agri-culture,” harness our collective energy, and to advance our vision of a just and sustainable future.

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Connecting People with Land

The founding members of Nuestras Raíces were all farmers from Puerto Rico who took measures into their own hands.

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Empowering Communities

We educate people and increase their knowledge to create a more fair and sustainable community.

Students harvest vegetables at La Finca in Holyoke

Advocating for Food Justice

We are committed to creating change in food and agriculture policies at the local, regional, and national levels.

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Nuestra Comida

“By engaging entire families, developing youth, forming effective partnerships, and implementing an equitable, culturally-based school and community food system, Nuestra Comida builds healthy, respectful and sustainable communities.”

– Nuestra Comida Theory of Change

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Funding support for the Nuestra Comida  initiative is generously provided by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.

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OUR SPONSORS & PARTNERS

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Donate to Nuestras Raices online to join the movement for better food access for all.

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