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Camp ANV Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

 March 28, 2017

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s): Is there an income requirement/maximum? Nope! Camp ANV accepts kids from any and all income levels! If cost is an issue, please email campanv@anvfarm.org about a … Continue reading Camp ANV Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)




KQED Feature – Educating & Uplifting East Oakland Kids

 March 7, 2017

By: Shelby Pope It started with a lemon tree. Kelly Carlisle didn’t grow up gardening. She didn’t have a windowsill herb garden. She knew about farming, of course, but in … Continue reading KQED Feature – Educating & Uplifting East Oakland Kids




Parents: Registration is now OPEN for Camp ANV 2017!!

 February 22, 2017

Camp ANV: Spring And Summer 2017 Registration Now Open!! A Safe, Clean, EDUCATIONAL place to GROW! AND a TON of FUN! Spring Break Mini-Camp: April 3-7, 2017 from 8am-5pm* Summer … Continue reading Parents: Registration is now OPEN for Camp ANV 2017!!




Happy Holidays from ANV!

 December 24, 2016

Check out our family holiday photos from our Very First Community Field Trip to Muir Woods in November. AND there is still time to help us reach our $20,000 goal by Dec. 31!




Give the Gift of Love – Donate to ANV this Holiday Season

 December 13, 2016

Scrambling to find the perfect gift this holiday season? Why not the gift of love, hope, and inspiration to our Oakland community and to your friends and family? Here are … Continue reading Give the Gift of Love – Donate to ANV this Holiday Season




Celebrate #5YearsofDeeds – Help Us Reach Our $20,000 Fundraising Goal

 December 10, 2016

Thank you for getting us 12% toward our $20,000 goal! But we have much further to adhere to our credo of “Deeds, Not Words”. Will YOU STAND with Us and donate before Dec. 31 and match the funds already donated?




ANV honored by James Beard Foundation in 2016 Good Food Org Guide

 December 7, 2016

  Acta Non Verba’s work was recently honored in the 2016 Good Food Org Guide by the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank. The vision and objective of this guide is to … Continue reading ANV honored by James Beard Foundation in 2016 Good Food Org Guide




Thanks…and Giving to 5 Years of ANV

 November 25, 2016

Sadly, I am not a poet. Instead, I am grateful. And humbled by the love and trust you and our community places in me and ANV. These past 5 years have gone by in a blur. It is only now, in this moment that I can sigh and say… to all of you, my loves: Thank you. I see you. I appreciate you. We thank you.




Guest Bartending Holiday Party Fundraiser

 November 7, 2016

***UPDATE***

Thank you all for coming out and supporting us on Nov. 18 – you all donated $802 to help support Acta Non Verba. We greatly appreciate your generosity!




$.05 Bag Donations to Support ANV at Whole Foods – Shop Today!

 September 26, 2016

ANV will receive donated 5 cent bag credits from partner Whole Foods Oakland starting today until January 15!