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ANV’s 3rd Annual Community Field Trip is Happening on Saturday, 11/17 at Redwood Regional Park in Oakland!

 October 10, 2018

Family Photos by Pete Rosos of 2812 Photography. All Rights Reserved. Grab your spot! Join ANV for a fun day out at East Bay Regional Parks District’s  Redwood Regional Park! Just 20 minutes from Tassafaronga Recreation Center, you and your family will be treated to a naturalist led tour of this beautiful park! See our video … Continue reading ANV’s 3rd Annual Community Field Trip is Happening on Saturday, 11/17 at Redwood Regional Park in Oakland!




Our First Delivery to Mandela Foods Cooperative!

 October 8, 2018

Photos Courtesy of Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project | All Right Reserved Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Our After-School Program (ASP) made their first store delivery to Mandela Foods Cooperative Grocery Store, last week! Youth members participating in ASP pick fresh pineapple-guavas from our WOW Farm site. We walked them across the street and … Continue reading Our First Delivery to Mandela Foods Cooperative!




Sponsor Acta Non Verba’s “Grow Your Imagination” Silent Reading Party Benefit on 11/29/18!

 October 5, 2018

Dear Community Partner,                  Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project (ANV) – an East Oakland non-profit organization – was established in 2010 to empower youth to plan, plant, harvest and sell organically grown produce.  Uniquely, 100% of the proceeds are placed into savings accounts for their educational pathway. Today, we are writing to invite you … Continue reading Sponsor Acta Non Verba’s “Grow Your Imagination” Silent Reading Party Benefit on 11/29/18!




WOW Farm is Now a Project of Acta Non Verba!

 September 26, 2018

Photos By Aaron De La Cerda and Kahlil Johnson All Rights Reserved. What is Wow Farm? Wow Farm has operated in West Oakland for nearly 20 years and is now a project of Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project! At Wow Farm we employ organic and natural farming methods to grow more than 20 … Continue reading WOW Farm is Now a Project of Acta Non Verba!




ANV’s Victory V. Lee Award for Excellence

 September 24, 2018

Acta Non Verba: Youth Urban Farm Project’s (ANV) Victory V. Lee Award for Excellence annually recognizes the current year’s “outstanding service to the community”, beginning in 2017. It is awarded to members of the ANV community who have gained the attention of the organizations Board of Directors and who exemplify the values that ANV holds … Continue reading ANV’s Victory V. Lee Award for Excellence




Golden State Warriors + Acta Non Verba!

 September 13, 2018

Photos by: The Golden State Warriors and Acta Non Verba. All Rights Reserved. ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Photos by: The Golden State Warriors and Acta Non Verba. All Rights Reserved.




Camp ANV: Summer 2018 Recap!

 September 10, 2018

Take a look at what we were up to this summer and why Camp ANV is the BEST place to BE! ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Photos by Pete Rosos, Planet Bee Foundation and Camp ANV Staff | All Rights Reserved One of the best parts of Camp ANV is all of the things … Continue reading Camp ANV: Summer 2018 Recap!




Camp ANV #UnStungHero: Peter Varas; Food Justice Educator/Camp Counselor

 August 24, 2018

Camp ANV’s #UnStungHeroes celebrates our camp staff and campers who have stood out this summer! Camp ANV: What is your name? Peter Varas Camp ANV: How many years have you worked at Camp ANV? Peter Varas: This is my first year at camp ANV and I wish I had been here sooner! Camp ANV: What are some … Continue reading Camp ANV #UnStungHero: Peter Varas; Food Justice Educator/Camp Counselor




Camp ANV #UnStungHero: José Antonio Nuño; Camp Counselor

 August 7, 2018

Camp ANV’s #UnStungHeroes celebrates our camp staff and campers who have stood out this summer! Camp ANV: What is your name? José Antonio Nuño Camp ANV: How many years have you worked at Camp ANV? José Antonio Nuño: I have worked for camp ANV since the summer of 2017. This is my second summer working with Acta … Continue reading Camp ANV #UnStungHero: José Antonio Nuño; Camp Counselor