We Need Your Vote!
Pick My Project is a Victorian-first community grants initiative, with at least $1 million in funding available in each metro and regional area.
"Growing the Future: Pakenham Community School Farm and Food Project" seeks to enable the development of a Community Farm School initiative to provide structured vocational learning and employment pathways for school students. The project proposes to:
- Develop the required infrastructure
- Develop vocational pathways in horticulture, agriculture, food, building and construction
- Build a community support network for the initiative across local farms, businesses and community members.
- Activate the school and farm sites as spaces of community learning, skill building, celebration and connection through volunteering, workshops and events.
- Develop resources for use by teachers, students and farmers across Victoria.
Now it’s time to vote!
Register online at www.pickmyproject.vic.gov.au and set your postcode to find initiatives in your area. Voters that live within 5Okm of Pakenham can pick Growing the Future: Pakenham Community School Farm and Food Project as one of three favourite project ideas in the local community and help make them a reality.