Green the Tenderloin

50,000bees live in our rooftop beehives

Our ROOFTOP GARDENS teach our community and its youth the full circle of urban farming.

We learn how to plant seeds, harvest produce, cook healthy meals, compost, and even extract honey from our very own rooftop beehives. 


Graze the Roof

The Bay Area's first rooftop garden, Graze the Roof, is located on top of 330 Ellis Street and features:

  • hydroponic vegetable growers
  • earthboxes
  • lightweight garden beds made from shipping pallets and milk crates
  • worm composting system
  • beehives
  • educational mural

Graze the Roof is intergrated into the Janice Mirikitani GLIDE Family, Youth and Childcare Center's (FYCC) afterschool curriculum and provides weekly gardening classes and monthly garden cooking classes for our youth and families. 

Ongoing Events

Community Volunteer Work Days

Thursdays | 10AM - 2PM

Come join us! No RSVP required, but for more information please email.


Upcoming Events

Find out about special events including hands on workshops, speaker series, and other rooftop happenings on the Graze the Roof Blog



To RSVP or more information, please contact to

The Graze the Roof Team is inspired by this fellow urban gardener:



CW House Community Garden

Our resident-run garden is located on top of the the Cecil Williams GLIDE Community House (CW House) at 333 Taylor Street and  features:

  • garden planters
  • miniature greenhouse
  • storage shed
  • rainwater harvesting system
  • worm composting sytem
  • resident-designed mural

This vibrant space benefits the both the community  and the environment, and was made possible through a San Francicsco Community Challenge Grant and our partnership with the San Francisco Zen Center.

Support Our Rooftop Gardens

$150 covers one month of gardening supplies.


$100 provides two gardening classes for 15 children.


Donate Now

Want to Know More?

For more information, visit the Graze the Roof blog, or contact Lindsey Goldberg.


Phone: 415.674.6120



For more information about the CW House Community Garden, contact Ari Neulight.


Phone: 415.674.6105


GLIDE  330 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 | 415.674.6000

GLIDE Digital EcosystemGLIDE's Facebook PageGLIDE's Twitter PageGLIDE's YouTube PageGLIDE's Vimeo pageGLIDE's Flickr PageGLIDE's Pinterest pageGLIDE's Instagram pageGLIDE's iTunes page