Brave Harvest


We are a non-profit
teaching farm in
Gainesville, Florida


our mission

Brave Harvest's programs increase food literacy and empower youth and adults in Alachua County to make healthy food choices from plant to plate.


Who We Are


Claire Mitchell, Executive Director

Claire’s journey to Brave Harvest began with an interest in gardening and a passion for cooking. She has been involved in gardening and cooking education since 2007, and has taught youth and adults through the Windy City Harvest Youth Farm in Chicago, Green Industries Institute in Monticello, FL, Ten-Speed Greens Urban Farm in Tallahassee, FL, and through numerous community and school garden programs. She is an overzealous home cook and loves using fresh veggies in new recipes. 



Travis Mitchell, Treasurer
Jennifer Evans, Secretary
Courtney David, Director

Community Partners

Curia On The Drag

Work By

Stephen Foster Elementary School

Alachua County Extended Day Enrichment Program

Native Nurseries