The Transformative Power of Food

A Collaboration between Groundwork Milwaukee and the Riverwest Food Pantry to help achieve food justice in Milwaukee.

The idea is food dignity and sovereignty for all! Providing fresh, locally grown produce to the pantry, that is culturally relevant, nutritious, and the opportunity to have a wide variety of options. available.

We are growing thousands of pounds of produce with and for our community and we need your help!

TO VOLUNTEER:

Go to our Spring Volunteer Sign Up to register for available times!

We have three different locations to volunteer at this Spring:

THE MAGLIO FARM:

4287 North Port Washington Rd. Where the action is! Eleven hoop houses where we will be growing the produce for the pantry.

GROUNDWORK MKE OFFICE:

227 West Pleasant St. Here we will be preparing transplants for the Maglio Farm site.

THE WOODSHOP:

148 South 2nd St. At the Woodshop we will be building things such as transplant tables and wash stations for the Maglio site and other local gardens.

For more information visit our Spring Volunteer Sign Up.

To schedule a group contact matt@groundworkmke.org

Contact Dominique at (414) 666-1533 or dominique@riverwestfoodpantry.org if you have any other questions related to this signup.

A day at the Farm will help you discover the joys of urban farming, get a little dirty, and know that together we are bringing delicious, healthy, and locally grown produce to benefit thousands of families!

WE NEED YOUR HELP!

Your small recurring monthly donation will help us continue to grow healthy food with and for those in our community




Volunteer opportunities:

  • Tuesday 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

  • Thursday 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

  • Saturday 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

    **Time subject to change - see volunteer sign up form in link below for up-to-date schedule

 

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