Democratizing access
to healthy food.

Founded and run by high school students, MintBox aims to create sustainable gardening products to increase nutritional awareness and access to fresh produce in NYC.

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Programs & Products

Baby Sprout

An easy-to-use gardening kit for growing herbs in limited-space environments.

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An indoor gardening planter for growing fruits and vegetables that waters itself.

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Baby Sprout

A hands-on learning tool that teaches youth about plant science and nutrition through sustainable gardening practices.

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Hudson Guild

A Chelsea-based recreational center that we work with to donate our gardening kits and planters to those in need.

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Covenant Houses

Youth homeless shelters in NYC that we work with to donate gardening kits & planters to those in need.

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Avenues School

We work with Avenues elementary school classes to test and develop our educational tools.

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Impact by the numbers


Dollars fundraised from selling our gardening kits online and at our farmer's market pop-up shops.


Baby Sprout kits sold and donated to local schools and community shelters working in collaboration with our partnerships.


Custom self-watering gardening planters designed to the specifications of our partnership directors and members.

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