CHEFS & RESTAURANTS
Orange Home Grown, Inc. (OHG) is a 501(c)4 nonprofit organization founded by Orange, California residents dedicated to cultivating community and inspiring change by offering resources that support hands-on learning, volunteerism, and camaraderie around a healthy and sustainable food system. Orange Home Grown’s focus is to increase public awareness of locally grown food and support sustainable agriculture.
The Orange Home Grown Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit specifically supporting the OHG Education Farm, OHG & OPLF Seed Lending Library, and OHG Youth Food Literacy Program.
Orange Home Grown creates education events such as an annual urban chicken coop tour, local chef culinary demonstrations and farm to table dinners, education presentations focused on topics such as gigantic pumpkin growing, beer brewing, honey harvesting, butterfly gardens, vegetable growing, composting, canning and much more through the OHG Education Farm, Seed Lending Library, and Farmer’s Market. Wine Paining in the Garden events, al fresco Farmer’s Market to Table Dinners, along with support for the annual Pitcher Park Persimmon Party are also part of the fun. These activities, along with managing the weekly Orange Home Grown Farmers & Artisans Market, help bring residents together and create community around locally grown food.
Orange Home Grown is a volunteer based organization that runs and manages the Saturday Farmers and Artisans Market in the heart of Old Towne Orange. The Farmers Market runs rain or shine every Saturday from 9am to 1pm at Chapman University’s Historic Villa Park Orchards Packinghouse lot- 304 N. Cypress St. in Old Towne Orange.