Farm Director Martha Griffin is a community organizer and realtor who brings 20+ years of professional problem-solving experience and skill to our team. She keeps us organized and leads our fundraising efforts.
Lead Farmer Levi Joynes is an experienced farmer, teacher, and community organizer who has dedicated his life to fighting for food justice. He co-founded North Philly Peace Park and brings a compelling vision for the future of our farm.
Community Education Coordinator Amanda Ayala Amanda is a hardworking, well-organized community activist with a passion for learning and teaching. She is excited about the Backyard Growers Program and has created a similar neighborhood gardening initiative that helps elderly people with disabilities start gardens in their homes.
Assistant Farmer Tosheena Hagin lives around the corner from the farm and says her grandmother’s spirit guides her hands as she cultivates the land. She feels a responsibility as a young elder to teach the community how to grow fresh food.
Emanuel Sunrise is our newest addition to the team. He believes that service is what we were created for; to be of service to the land, to each other, and to the most high.
Board of Directors
Eric Grimes / Brother Shomari