HACTAC Academy Community Development Corp
Support Center City Las Vegas
HACTAC is a 501©3 non-profit community development corporation operated by Ellison Lifestyle Group to rally sponsors of the SuperFood Friends curricula and The CropBox, a vertical farming unit. All contributions are tax deductible.
What is SuperFood Friends? Curricula features 100 fruit and vegetable cartoon characters that teach vocabulary, science, math, fitness and healthy choices in a fun learning environment. The CropBox grows fruits and leafy vegetables. It’s endorsed by the Nevada Department of Agriculture.
Strategy: Improve learning and stabilize underserved communities as well as hasten the creation of a new urban agricultural industry that stimulates jobs, small businesses and
in Food Deserts in underserved communities.
Phase 1 Goal: $1.5 million. Target eight Victory Schools in Center City Las Vegas for SuperFood Friends and CropBoxes, which will generate a profit for the schools’ general budgets from crops sold to hotels, resort casinos,
Phase 2 Goal: $3.5 million. Target an additional 20 schools for the program, growing their role in the Nevada food supply chain, and supporting training programs, more
and college-accredited classes.