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Welcome National Garden Club Members!

Your garden can help end hunger! One out of eight Americans is food insecure, meaning they don’t know from where their next meal will come. No matter where you live, there are people in your community that are experiencing hunger. Food pantries help fill in the gaps but […]

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3 Tips for a Happy Thanksgiving

With less than one week to go, Thanksgiving preparations are in full swing. If you haven’t started yet, don’t stress! We have a few tips to help make your big dinner a success. Include Seasonal Veggies EcoCentric’s Seasonal Food Guide is a great meal planning companion. Gardeners know […]

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Food Pantry Friday 7.21.17

It’s Food Pantry Friday – the day we welcome recently registered food pantries and food assistance programs to! Today we’re welcoming pantries from the following cities and towns: Smyrna, GA / Alpha, NJ / Oakland, CA / Cedar City, UT / Rockledge, CA / Palm Beach […]

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North Forty Farmerettes

Having Fun Growing Food for two Food Pantries in Oregon North Forty Farmerettes reached out to let us know about the amazing things they are doing in Oregon, and how has helped them connect with food pantries. Here’s a letter we received from Cathy B. Dear […]

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Helpful Tips for Registered Food Pantries

by Leanne Mazurick, Food Pantry Outreach Coordinator Are you a registered food pantry on Looking for ways to increase your fresh produce donations? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Here are some ways you can outreach to gardeners and growers throughout your community. 1. Let’s start […]

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Why Give to

There is no shortage of worthy and reputable charities that are asking for your support. So why Because it is working to actually solve a problem. Really, a whole host of problems. Are you concerned about Hunger? So are we. Obesity? Yup. Diabetes? On it. Food […]

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Take Action to End Hunger and Wasted Food with

Take Action to End Hunger and Wasted Food Now with 1. Make a tax-deductible donation to  In a traditional food drive, one can of food equals one can of food. A monetary donation to equals countless pounds of fresh food donated to food pantries […]

Read more – Also Getting People Fed

“ – Also Helping People Get Fed.” By Gary Oppenheimer People like to think of as “that website that connects gardeners to food pantries” and they are right because that what we’ve been telling them for more than 5 years. However, that perspective is as simplistic […]

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Not all donations are created equal –

There’s a strange magic that happens when you donate to  For our first act, we’ll quadruple your donation. Ta-da! That’s right, from now until December 12, for every dollar you donate, an anonymous donor will match it with an additional THREE dollars–up to $10,000.  That’s pretty magical, […]

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Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday Fatigue –

Is it Wednesday yet? Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that today is “Cyber Monday” -a day of great deals and discounts for online purchases.  You may also be aware that tomorrow is “Giving Tuesday” -a day to give back and do good after […]

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