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Free Webinar on Sept 8

Farm-to-Institution: Equity and Impact The Common Market partners with food service management companies to reach vulnerable communities and scale impact for sustainable farms. Through these partnerships, we can leverage the purchasing power of food service operations to re-invest in rural communities. In this webinar, you... [read more]

Guild House Farm attends Rooted in Community Leadership Summit

Ari Rosenberg, co-manager of Guild House Farm and Lacretia Jefferson, our 2nd year intern and youth leader, attended the Rooted in Community Leadership Summit in July. They traveled to Olympia, Washington — thanks to a generous grant from the Spruce Foundation — and convened with other young people and adults... [read more]

Get HYPE Philly Year One VIDEO

Watch this great video that captures the incredible energy — and impact — of the Get HYPE Philly! movement, of which we are proud to be a part. Our Guild House Farm is the primary hub for our work with teens through the SOL Food Project and the Get... [read more]

Partnership with Norristown Project for Farm Shares!

In partnership with the Norristown Project and the Montgomery County OIC, CSA Farm Shares are available to the Norristown community and OIC will be a weekly pickup location. The Farm Share Program is focused on getting healthy, organic and seasonal produce into the homes of our local community. When... [read more]

GP selected as grantee by Spruce Foundation

Greener Partners is proud to be chosen by the Spruce Foundation as a 2016 grantee to support the leadership training for our Guild House Farm interns. The Read more here: http://generocity.org/philly/2016/03/17/spruce-foundation-millennial-money-grantees [read more]

Sponsor Profile: Card Connect

It’s a quiet Tuesday afternoon at CardConnect, a payment processing and technology services company based in King of Prussia. Suddenly, the heavy glass office doors swing open and farmers from Greener Partners carry bins overflowing with fresh organic vegetables harvested that day at Longview Farm. Within... [read more]

Farmer Mike is starting seeds: Watch the video!

Now is the best time to subscribe to a CSA. Why? First, you’re guaranteed a spot for the season’s freshest organic vegetables and fruits. Second, you’re supporting your local farmers when they need it most, at the beginning of the season. Third, you’re fueling our... [read more]

SOL Food Youth Leaders in The Notebook

Article by Fabiola Cineas Published on-line by The Notebook January 21, 2016 Lacretia Jefferson shuffled the stack of colorful handmade cards on the table. Her long braids brushed the cards as she moved them back and forth across the wooden surface. The tip of one braid... [read more]

Thank you for your support

Thank you to all of our dedicated partners, donors, sponsors, CSA members and volunteers who so generously supported Greener Partners in 2015! Because of you, we were able to positively impact more than 20,000 children, families and seniors with our food access initiatives and programs... [read more]