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GardenShare has had a full-time AmeriCorps VISTA position for the last year. These volunteers commit to a year of service and receive a small living stipend for this commitment. GardenShare’s volunteers have come through Hunger Free America’s Anti-Hunger Opportunity Corps (AHOC). AHOC absorbs most of the administrative work and costs, making it possible for a small organization like GardenShare to have one of these full-time positions.

Keep up with our blog (Sun, 2017-01-01) The GardenShare team provides regular updates on food issues in the North Country

 Interested in what's going on in the food world and how it connects to Northern New York?  The team at GardenShare will keep you up to date on food insecurity with regular posts on a blog.

GardenShare partners with United Way (Sun, 2017-01-01) GardenShare partners with United Way of Northern New York

 GardenShare is now a partner with the United Way of Northern New York.

This partnership will allow GardenShare to apply for funding through the United Way campaign.  To receive funding from United Way, the program must be unduplicated, meet a real need, show positive and specific results and have a positive effect on community health and well-being.

Sustainers Support GardenShare (Thu, 2013-06-13) Anyone can join GardenShare's Sustainers Circle to help build an equitable, sustainable regional food system.

GardenShare's Sustainers Circle is a group of individuals, businesses and organizations who commit to support GardenShare for three or more years.

As a small organization, we are very much at the mercy of economic instability, state and federal budget wrangling, and just plain difficult times. A commitment of support helps us plan ahead, and ensures that we'll have money in the bank to continue to run our flagship programs that help make our community a great place to find fresh, local food, regardless of income.

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2017 Local Food Guide production includes cover art contest (Mon, 2017-02-13) Guide production launches with cover art contest
GardenShare and Potsdam Food Co-op co-sponsor film (Wed, 2017-02-01) In Defense of Food on February 12
MLK Day concert - one more chance to donate (Tue, 2017-01-17) Food drive continues on Wednesday
MLK Day food drive planned to benefit backpack programs (Tue, 2017-01-10) GardenShare joins forces with SLU to support local backpack programs
GardenShare to honor Local Living Venture (Mon, 2017-01-09) Growing Community Award to be presented in January
New Directors Elected to GardenShare Board (Wed, 2016-12-14) Volunteers to lead GardenShare's anti-hunger work
GardenShare is moving! (Wed, 2016-12-14) Larger quarters will let us do even more!
Volunteers needed to assist with holiday meals (Thu, 2016-12-01)
Successful farmers market season comes to an end (Mon, 2016-11-14) Sales to low-income customers increase dramatically
Nature's Storehouse raising funds for GardenShare (Sun, 2016-11-13) Nature's Storehouse customers will be asked to donate