Happening in June: Growing a Green Gambia – Plant Our Future

This month's Growing Green Communities event is held at the amazing MyFarm, also a partner in the event! They are the experts at fun, educational, environmental activities, so expect great things from this one! Clean Earth Gambia and My Gambia will be partnering with Growing Green Communities again to make this day extra special. Eco-market will be back, with even more fantastic vendors selling everything from skipping ropes made out of discarded bags to the most luxurious moringa and shea products you'll find anywhere!

"A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people."

  • Join the movement to help Plant Our Future
  • Connect with eco-friendly members of the community.
  • Get your children involved in environmental activities.
  • Listen to influential, environmental activists.
  • Purchase natural, eco-friendly products.

As always there is a message behind Growing Green Communities events and they will have guest speakers sharing their stories and expertise about how to plant our future!

Their events are a place to cooperate and share ideas about all things green so you’ll find some of the country’s most influential green community members showing you their sustainable solutions to the future.

Leading up to the event they will be holding a Plant Our Future competition with schools and small-scale farmers. You could win a massive D5000 for your school or farm… 

Both winners will be announced at the event!

Available on the day:

  • Environmental workshops
  • Guest speakers
  • Local, organic food and drinks
  • Family-friendly activities
  • Exciting raffle prizes
  • Local musicians
  • Eco-friendly products
  • Local NGO’s & sustainable businesses
    This is a not-for-profit event and all proceeds raised on the day will be donated to local environmental causes.

Reserve 26th June in your diary and see you at MyFarm between 11:00-18:00.

You can expect all of this and so much more!

Let’s Grow A Greener Gambia…Together!

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