Farm Lot 59
We are currently not accepting volunteers or any visitors due to covid. All workshops, events and programming are postponed for now.
We will announce our summer schedule as soon as we are able to gather again.
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We miss you and can't wait to see you on the farm soon!
Community Farm in Long Beach, CA
During these challenging and uncertain times Farm Lot 59, a Long Beach-based nonprofit urban farm, is stepping up to help those in need through its newly launched Farm to Family Program. In the since March 31st Farm Lot 59 has served over 800 meals to the most vulnerable in Long Beach.
Together with Chef Eugene Santiago of Baryo, Farm Lot 59 providing healthy weekly meals for residents of the Elizabeth Anne Seton Residence (“Seton House”), which is operated by Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc. The goal of the Seton House is to move homeless individuals and families from crisis situations to stability and self-sufficiency. Farm Lot 59 is actively seeking additional donors to support the program.
The mostly women and children that reside at the Seton House have not had farm fresh food in years. Farm Lot 59’s Farm to Family program is providing farm fresh, organic produce that is mostly inaccessible to this demographic. Additionally, the preparation of meals at Thunder Studios and delivery of complete meals provides some relief to Seton House staff who can then continue to do their work to support residents in a multitude of other ways.
Your donations will allow us to increase the duration or frequency of the program during these difficult times.
Farm to Family
We are happily working with Maritime Courier to get our organic flowers to you. Use their site to order, if you are out of zone select pick up on Sunday at the Marina Farmers Market. We are currently not offering on farm pick up.
Market bouquets vary with the seasons and are farmers choice.
If you are a local florist, designer or want a mixed bucket for a DIY event send us an email. We have blooms and greenery year round.