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Healthy Food. Healthy Farms. · 1d ago

PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES NEED SNAP

People with disabilities are likelier to live in poverty, families with children with disabilities are likelier to face hardships such as an inability to pay rent, and families with members ...
Healthy Food. Healthy Farms. · 2d ago

FOOD AS MEDICINE

A coalition of California nonprofits is asking the state for funding to deliver medically tailored meals to the doors of low-income California residents living with heart disease, cancer, an...
Healthy Food. Healthy Farms. · 2d ago

U.S. Senator Gillibrand is recipient of NYS Anti-Hunger Champion Award

From our partners at Hunger Solutions New York:  The Anti-Hunger Champion Award honors New York State leaders who have taken strategic and decisive steps to reduce hunger in our state and be...
Healthy Food. Healthy Farms. · 5d ago

Farmer Friday- Deep Root Mushroom Farm

Groups of inoculated sugar maple logs in "Shiitake Land"             Whether they are developing in the garden, sprouting from stacks of logs in an area described as “shiitake land”, or grow...
Healthy Food. Healthy Farms. · 6d ago

Fun at the farmers market this week

Healthy Food. Healthy Farms. · 6d ago

Farmers market programs at risk of being de-funded

Important update from our friends at the Farmers Market Coalition!
Healthy Food. Healthy Farms. · 1W ago

Summer food for kids

With 51% of St. Lawrence County's children receiving a free or reduced-price lunch at school, you have to wonder how those kids are eating healthy meals in the summer.  We know that our loca...
Healthy Food. Healthy Farms. · 1W ago

New effort focused on rural hunger

The Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) is partnering with Smithfield Foods to launch a program titled Rally Against Rural Hunger, which will be focused on increasing participation in the...
Healthy Food. Healthy Farms. · 1W ago

New grant will help low-income people access local food

A new grant of $20,000 from the Allen Foundation arrived just at the right time for GardenShare.  These funds will be used over the next two years to subsidize low-income and working familie...
Healthy Food. Healthy Farms. · 1W ago

Hunger 101 with the GardenShare team

Participants work on their budgetsLast evening, 20 people gathered for a Hunger 101 presentation, including GardenShare Board members, volunteers, and our staff.  Some of us had never taken ...