Indy Urban Acres
Indy Urban Acres is an organic farm that donates 100% of the fresh fruits and vegetables harvested to local food pantries through a partnership with Gleaners Food Bank. Since 2011, Indy Urban Acres has grown into a multi-disciplinary farm that provides food equality for low-income families, educates thousands of youth through tours and farm-to-plate workshops, provides community engagement to thousands of volunteers and groups, teaches teens valuable job skills and helps improve Indy’s food system.
Indy Urban Acres welcomes volunteers and service groups to help with improvements, weeding, planting and harvesting. Our hardworking volunteers have dedicated their time and talent to maintain and grow Indy Urban Acres. Click here to learn more about what to expect when volunteering or to schedule your group!
Throughout the summer, Indy Urban Acres hosts Teenworks and other groups for tours and educational programming at the farm. Each summer, thousands of youth and young adults experienced how food is grown and to how to grow their own.
Minimum of 15 participants for each group tour.
All tours are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting at 10:00am or 1:00pm.
Tours must be scheduled in advance.
May 22nd is the first open tour date.
Suggested donation of $3 per person.
To learn more about tours and schedule your group, email David O’Rourke or call at 317-860-3251.
Make a donation to Indy Urban Acres below.