Mission Statement

Urban Farmers League is a youth led organization designed to combat environmental and social injustice, by creating a platform for the youth to have equal participation in the future of our community. With the creation of urban farms we not only provide a space for youth to express but we are also able to provide the community with high quality of life, mitigate environmental degradation and provide a space for organic food to flourish.


1. Create a community of youth leaders

2. Reduce ,Reuse ,Recycle

3. Beautify our community

4.Provide organically grown nutritious food to low income families and individuals

5. Provide a venue for youth culture to thrive

Saturday, April 17, 2010

Today we attended the organizational meeting for Urban Bounty- the farm is going to be at Downing Park. There are alot of people involved with this:Downing Park, YMCA, Boy Scouts,Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Garderners, Urban Farmers and some others. The group is waiting for families to particpate. There is going to be a orientation May 8,2010 and the building of the garden is going to be May 22,2010. Another great project for the City of Newburgh.


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