Community Education Farm

Organization Address:

College of DuPage Main Campus
425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, IL

Name and Position of Contact Person:

Deborah Adelman, Faculty Co-Coordinator
Shamili Sandiford, Faculty Co-Coordinator, (630) 942-2123
Lia Roussett, Farm Leader (630) 888-4645

Phone Number:

Deborah Adelman - (630) 942-3406
Shamili Sandiford - (630) 942-2123
Lia Roussett - (630) 888-4645

Email Address:

Deborah Adelman -
Shamili Sandiford -

Days/Hours Available for Service Learners:


Description of Organization:

We grow organic produce to donate to the Food Market at the People's Resource Center in Wheaton. We also seek to educate the COD community and the general public about food security and provide an example of sustainable urban agriculture as a means of addressing food security issues in our own community and elsewhere.

Description of Service Learner Role:

Students can participate in many activities including planning the harvest, planting, maintaining the site, harvesting, working at the Food Market directly with clients, as well as advertising and staffing our events such as workshops and produce sales.

Number of Placements Available:

varies, very flexible.


Contact Information

Career Services
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
(630) 942-2230
FAX (630) 858-9394

Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.