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Apply Now: 2021 TerraCorps Youth Education/ Community Engagement Coordinator

Join our team! Applications are now open for our next TerraCorps Youth Education/ Community Engagement Coordinator (YEC/CEC) Service Member. The TerraCorps service term runs from late August 2021 to July 2022. Our next YEC/CEC will step into a rich and established role with Grow Food Northampton, supporting our programs, mission, connections to…

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The Community Food Distribution Project makes food available five days per week.

The Community Food Distribution Project, launched immediately after the pandemic hit Western MA, is a joint endeavor of Grow Food Northampton and the Northampton Survival Center. Food is distributed at the Northampton Survival Center three days/week, and doorstep deliveries of food, including fresh produce from local farms, are made to 13 sites throughout Northampton twice weekly by Grow Food Northampton. Food is available for all area residents, even if they have not needed help accessing food in the past.

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Grow Food Shares is building a more equitable local food system.

Nearly 3,000 Northampton residents can’t access the quantity and quality of food that they want. In collaboration with emergency food partners, food insecure residents, and community organizations, we lead programs that provide access to locally grown, fresh fruits and vegetables where people live, work, and visit. And beyond transportation and financial barriers, we work to understand and address deeper barriers that prevent people from eating healthy.

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Affordable land for the next generation of farmers

Affordable land for the next generation of farmers

The Grow Food Northampton Community Farm is home to four diverse farm operations of various sizes.

Organic gardening for the community

Organic gardening for the community

Our Organic Community Garden provides rich fertile soils, valuable resources and organic gardening education.

Farm education for our youth

Farm education for our youth

We host school field trips and farm education programs for hands-on experiences that instill a love of the land.

A Vibrant Downtown Market

A vibrant downtown market

Providing the freshest farm products and a shared public space where socializing and relaxing is always encouraged

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River Valley Co-op- Treasured Partner Throughout the Years

River Valley Co-op (RVC) and Grow Food Northampton’s partnership goes all the way back to when our organization was founded. River…

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Grow Food Kids Spring Workshops at the Giving Garden

We are excited to announce a series of in-person springtime workshops for youth ages 8-12, at Grow Food Northampton’s Giving…

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Valley Grows Day is May 19, 2021!

Food access and farm organizations across Western Massachusetts have worked rapidly and tirelessly to respond to the rising rates of…

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2021 Spring Workshop Series at the Giving Garden

Join us for a series of in-person workshops at the Grow Food Northampton Giving Garden this spring! There are a…

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Grow Food Cooks – After School Cooking Classes

Back by popular demand! We are excited to offer a second round of FREE after-school cooking classes for Northampton students,…

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Seed Share on March 13, 2021!

The growing season is upon us, time to plant some seeds! On Saturday, March 13 from 10-1pm all donated seeds plus…

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