Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Thank you to everyone who helped make our YpsiPlanti pop-up Garden Supply store such a fun success this year! Our season is coming to an end and that means great deals for you! Remember, shopping at YpsiPlanti means you're supporting Growing Hope; our profits all go right back into our work helping people grow and access healthy food.

From now until Saturday, October 4, YpsiPlanti Garden Supply will be open from 11am-6pm, and EVERYTHING MUST GO! Help us clear out the store and help yourself to fall garden bliss, or get all your gift shopping done for the gardeners in your life.

Come in now for:

  • 35% off all store merchandise
  • 25% off all GH products - Raised beds and T-shirts
  • 45% off all fairy garden items (wow!)
  • and Fall Transplants just $1 each

We also have: 5 gal bags of Dairy Doo compost, worm castings, Radius tools, MI Organic Fertilizer, Row Cover, Animal netting, GH Raised beds, Main St Seeds, and much more!

Plus, get a 5 gal bag of Tuthill compost FREE when you spend $40!

Check out YpsiPlanti's Facebook Page for more info and up-to-the-minute deals. YpsiPlanti is located at 9 S. Adams St. in Ypsilanti. We'll see you there!

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

 Join Growing Hope as we lead a cooking demonstration using seasonal produce. We have some delicious recipes to share and pass out. We'll also give out some tips for fall planting and harvesting. 

 photo: veggies

 Monday, September, 29th from 6:00-7:30 pm

Growing Hope Center, 922 W. Michigan Ave., Ypsilanti 
Register Here or call 734-786-8401 to R.S.V.P. or e-mail

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Chefs in the Garden wil be happening today, rain or shine!

If you have your tickets, we'll see you at 5pm. If you want tickets, call 734.834.2992.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Today-- Wednesday, Sept 10-- Wayne Farmers Market is cancelled due to threat of severe weather.  Stay safe, and see you next week!

Monday, September 8, 2014

Support Growing Hope by Shopping at Glenwood Garden!

Growing Hope is delighted to be partnering with Glenwood Garden. A company with a social mission, Glenwood Garden helps nonprofits gain a new source of revenue by donating 50% of profits from their online sales to nonprofits like us. Glenwood Garden is an e-market for gourmet food products that are sustainably produced in small batches by passionate artisans. Please consider this additional way of supporting Growing Hope by shopping for our cause at Glenwood Garden!

How It Works: Enter “growinghope” into the Nonprofit Code box during checkout and Glenwood Garden will share 50% of the profit from that order with Growing Hope!

Monday, September 8, 2014

We have our menu for the September Chefs in the Garden event! Chefs Benjamin Meyer & Kirk Robinson will be working some delicious magic with an exciting assortment of early fall ingredients & bold flavors.

Tickets are still available (but are going fast!) for what is sure to be an amazing meal & a great chance to support Growing Hope!

Pan seared diver scallop with miso butterscotch, soft boiled egg, crispy prosciutto, pepper cress, & pickled trumpet royale mushrooms

Sunday Dinner:
Braised lamb shanks with brown rice & curried yogurt stew,
Apple cider & dashi pork belly with cinnamon & star anise,
Mashed celeriac with rutabaga & turnips,
Watercress, jicama, & apple salad with pumpkin seed vinaigrette,
Grilled baby corn in soy milk corn cream with Detroit popcorn

Chambord chocolate custard with banana pudding ice cream, mixed berries, & strawberry essence

There will be beer, wine & special artisan cocktails from Two James Spirits as well!

Click here to learn more about this exciting event & get your tickets!



GROWING HOPE  |  922 West Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, MI  48197 | P.O. Box 980129, Ypsilanti, MI 48198 | Phone: 734-786-8401 |