Grow Dat Youth Leaders are a diverse group of young people from high schools across New Orleans. They represent a broad cross-section of teenagers in our city and come together to grow food while transforming themselves and their community.
Sarah is a student at De La Salle in New Orleans. She joined the Grow Dat team as a Crew Member in 2016 and returned to Grow Dat in September of 2017 as an Assistant Crew Leader.
Glen came to work at Grow Dat Youth Farm when he was 15 because he needed a job. He heard about Grow Dat through the presentations at his school and immediately felt a connection to it.
Sean joined Grow Dat as a Crew Member in the summer of 2015. He immediately felt welcomed and was engaged in workshops and on the fields at Grow Dat.