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Alejandro Velez - Educator at

Alejandro Velez is co-founder of Back to the Roots (, a 100% sustainable urban mushroom farm that transforms coffee ground waste into the growing medium for gourmet mushrooms, mushroom kits and provides sustainable DIY products for families and kids. Velez is also founder and board chairman of the largest UC Berkeley non-profit organization, The Sage Mentorship Project Inc. (, a 1,000+ member mentoring program that creates individual, one-on-one pairings between UC Berkeley mentors and low-income Berkeley and Oakland elementary school students.

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Courses by Alejandro Velez

Alejandro Velez teaches the following classes at

Title: Mushroom
Overview: Mushroom, also know as Fungi, are more important than you imagine. They are an essential component o... more
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