Welcome to Gardens for Humanity

Founded in 1996, Gardens for Humanity has worked for ecological education to help give our children and all members of our community the values, tools and experiences needed to seek and regain balance with the natural world. Our many Programs and Projects throughout the years have helped to enrich our Verde Valley area from personal wellness to schools and communities.  Read more about what we do.

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  • SCHOOL GARDENS PROGRAM | West Sedona School SCHOOL GARDENS PROGRAM | West Sedona School
  • EDUCATION PROGRAM | Idea Gardens Tour - Growing and Using Herbs EDUCATION PROGRAM | Idea Gardens Tour - Growing and Using Herbs
  • ART + ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM | Celebrating the Art in Earth ART + ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM | Celebrating the Art in Earth
  • COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAM | Beekeeping Workshop COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAM | Beekeeping Workshop
  • ART + ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM | Celebrating the Art in Earth: The Life of a Tree ART + ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM | Celebrating the Art in Earth: The Life of a Tree
  • HOME GARDENS + WELLNESS PROGRAM: Greening Harmony HOME GARDENS + WELLNESS PROGRAM: Greening Harmony
  • COMMUNITY GARDENS PROGRAM | Sedona Winds Wheelchair-Accessible Garden COMMUNITY GARDENS PROGRAM | Sedona Winds Wheelchair-Accessible Garden
  • SCHOOL GARDENS PROGRAM | Red Rock High School Garden SCHOOL GARDENS PROGRAM | Red Rock High School Garden
  • COMMUNITY GARDENS PROGRAM | Peace Garden at Sedona Creative Life Center COMMUNITY GARDENS PROGRAM | Peace Garden at Sedona Creative Life Center
  • COMMUNITY GARDENS PROGRAM | St. John Vianney Community Garden COMMUNITY GARDENS PROGRAM | St. John Vianney Community Garden
     

Three New Teaching Artists needed for Gardens for Humanity’s “Celebrating the Art in Earth”
art and environmental education program.

Gardens for Humanity offers a one-of-a-kind art and environmental educational program serving schools in Sedona and the Verde Valley. This program not only provides multi-media art activities that connect children to the environment, but also supplies them with tools to encourage them to make healthier choices. Learn more about this program >>

Our team of professional artist/educators utilizes mixed media, creative writing, ceramics, singing, drama, collage, dance and painting which they relate to gardening, language arts, botany, and Earth science.

Click Here to View and Download Job description and application. >>

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Interview with Gardens for Humanity President, Richard Sidy about Spring planting and Earth day: The Verde Valley Experience.

Learn more about our programs and accomplishments in 2017 >>