Our Community Partners

Brooklyn Families for Social Justice and Equality

Giving local families a resource for discussing race and social justice with their children, Brooklyn Families for Social Justice & Equality aims to collaborate with parents and activists, see social justice programs developed and expanded in schools and in the community, and give children the proper tools to create change in a way that makes sense to them.  read more

Grass + Grit Farm

Grass + Grit Farm produces a diverse selection of healthy, delicious, and responsibly raised meat and eggs. They set a high bar for animal welfare, prioritizing animals’ need to express their natural instincts while protecting and improving the soil, water, and surrounding ecology of the farm. Grass + Grit uses management intensive, multi-species grazing practices […]  read more

Lancaster Farm Fresh

LFFC CSA pickup is available at Bija Brooklyn year round. Lancaster Farm Fresh Cooperative (LFFC), is a non-profit organic cooperative of small-scale, Certified Organic farms in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. LFFC provides fresh, certified organic fruits, vegetables, and other farm fresh products through CSA. The produce sold through LFFC is certified organic unless otherwise noted.  read more

Obercreek Farm

Obercreek farm is a certified organic farm located in Wappingers Falls, NY.  They grow over 40 varieties of vegetables for CSA, wholesale accounts in the Hudson Valley and New York City, Farmer’s Markets, and for their onsite Farm Stand.  When weather turns too cold to grow food in the field, they keep the farm alive by growing […]  read more

Habana Works

Habana Works was founded on the notion that all people – regardless of age, gender, income, or background – are capable of teaching one another about the world around us. They are dedicated to providing a space where this important dialogue can be nurtured. Their core programs aim to make urban environmentalism fun; each one honors NYC by taking […]  read more

Eva Deitch – Resident Photographer

Eva Deitch is a New York – Hudson Valley based photographer whose interests lie in the human spirit and experience, land and what we reap from it, and the world’s cultural and natural commons. We are proud to have Eva as Bija’s in-house photographer. Whether she’s working on an editorial piece for a magazine or documenting a […]  read more