Urban Roots is looking for an experienced, top-level administrative executive to join our team as a Campaign Coordinator on a contract basis. Please check out the listing here for more information on the position and how to apply.
Our Annual Seed to Harvest Kickoff marks the beginning of a new growing season and a new year of Urban Roots programs! On Wednesday, October 23rd, we invite you to come out to the Google Fiber Space to hear a few words from our amazing youth leaders, enjoy bites from our friends at Comedor, Austin Secret Kitchen, […]
If you will be attending high school for the 2019-2020 school year and live in South Austin, read on! As you may have heard, Urban Roots is growing and that means we are on the search for a team of paid interns who are excited to lay the groundwork for our second farm. This unique […]
Magical things happen when you work hard alongside other people. Our young leaders prove that every day. At the end of April, our community made something magical happen at the 8th Annual Tour de Farm presented by Farm To Table. We raised crucial funds that will help us serve amazing young people this season– a total of more […]
You don’t want to miss this! Urban Roots’ 8th Annual Tour de Farm is the most unique non-profit event in Austin, combining our farm-fresh produce and the city’s top chefs to raise money for Austin’s young leaders. Join us on April 28th at Fair Market for a night of food, fun, and giving back! For […]
One youth’s chapter at Urban Roots can turn into a lifetime of leadership for our community. And if you’ve ever met an Urban Roots youth, tasted the produce they have grown, or visited the farm, then you also have an Urban Roots story of your own! Amplify Austin is happening February 28th at 6pm to […]
Hello, world! My name is Marissa and I am the new Program Coordinator here at Urban Roots. Last month, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. we had two volunteer days where over 80 community members gathered to work with us to build community and reflect on his legacy. Our days opened with us […]
Now more than ever, we are inspired and challenged by Martin Luther King, Jr.’s courageous work for racial justice and a truly inclusive, nourished community. Urban Roots’ Annual MLK Weekend of Service is an opportunity to celebrate and honor his legacy through serving our community together and growing food for our neighbors in need. We’ll […]