Program Application

A multilingual education series consisting of workshops, farm tours, and hands-on farm days developed for leading urban farmers and gardeners in Providence County, RI. Program topics and schedules are tailored to the interests and availability of you, the participant.

By participating in the Urban Growers Leadership Program you will: 

• Learn new agriculture information and practices
• Expand your current agricultural knowledge and your communities’ 
• Start or expand your growing journey 
• Connect and expand your urban agriculture community network through meeting countless community members and other urban agricultural organizations 
• Receive access to resources such as workshop notes, video recordings, and $575 of funding! 
• And so much more! 

2024 Program Timeline: June 2024 - December 2024 
Apply now through Friday, May 17th! 

Who Can Apply? 

• Any individual that is growing or gardening in a small/urban space in Providence County, RI.

• Past participants have included community garden leaders, small business owners,employees of farming and gardening organizations, and farmers who grow primarily for their own families.

• Any individual who has the Excitement and commitment to learn,get involved in the community,and advance their growing skills.

Apply today by filling out this application :

For questions or if you would like to receive verbal assistance filling out this application, please contact:

Gennifer Keller
NRICD's Urban Agriculture Program Manager  
401-934-0840 ext 1

OR fill out this contact information questionnaire and we will give you a call.

UGLP 2023 participants touring Snake Den Farm and learning about farm business, USDA programs, and the story of an urban farmer expanding their farm business at Snake Den Farm.

2283 Hartford Avenue
Johnston, RI 02919   


Gennifer Keller, NRICD’s Urban Agriculture Program Manager
Email: gkeller.nricd@gmail.com
Phone: (401) 934-0840 ext. 1
Text: (401) 218-0390


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