1035 Cambridge St Suite 6, Cambridge, Ma 02141, Usa
The CitySprouts mission is to cultivate curiosity and wonder with hands-on science learning through urban gardens.
Children, Education, Environment, Life Skills, Social Justice & Equality
Desired skills: Accounting, Business Development, Diversity/Inclusion, Finance, Fundraising, Grants, Legal, Strategy Consulting
For more than twenty years, CitySprouts has partnered closely with public elementary schools in Cambridge and Boston to provide opportunities for children to learn by exploring the natural world as part of their school journey. CitySprouts is committed to greater equity in science education and children’s access to nature no matter where they live. CitySprouts was selected as a Social Innovator in 2008 by the Social Innovation Forum in Boston. In 2019, CitySprouts program was recognized by Boston Public Schools (BPS) as an exemplary STEM literacy program that makes science more accessible to students. CitySprouts is a charter member of the BPS Opportunity Portfolio, a key strategy for the district to identify and increase equitable access to quality learning opportunities.