We continue to highlight Grayson LandCare’s many projects. This month we’ll meet at the GLC office. You can drive or carpool to the Independence Elementary School and tour the kids garden. Next we’ll head over to Food Independence to tour the Food Pantry.
Food Independence continues to see growth in client numbers. Increased costs of food, fuel and everything else is putting a lot of stress on many households that were just getting by. We expect this trend to continue and doubt the numbers will go back down. We will meet that need. It is our mission to[…]
Food Independence has seen a large increase in demand for food during winter and early spring that rival end of year holiday levels. Numbers of households receiving food rose about 40% in February and March over last year, and rival Thanksgiving and Christmas levels. Numbers have been steadily growing since opening but there is usually[…]
A handy guide to everything Grayson LandCare and our many projects accomplished last year.
Happy Holidays from Food Independence!!! What a joyful ride Food Independence, our volunteer “staff” andour clients have had the last 18 months! We have distributed nearly 200,000 pounds of food to local familiesand provided emergency food boxes for critical needs through local agencies. In November, at the request ofthe Health District, we began the “HI-5”[…]
We have decided to cancel the December meeting and Christmas Party since we were able to have a wonderful meeting and party in October. We are very thankful that, with your help and support, we were able to accomplish a lot in 2021. 14 Permaculture group members donated 415 hours and installed a new sign[…]
Friends, would you like to join me in supporting a good cause? This #GivingTuesday I’m raising money on Facebook for Grayson Land Care and your contribution will make an impact, whether you donate $5 or $500. Every little bit helps. I’ve created this fundraiser for GLC and it’s many projects because I believe in the[…]
A giant THANK YOU to everyone who participated in the GLC auction as a donor of items and services or as a shopper! Thanks to you, we raised over $2500 for Grayson LandCare, the Farmers Market and Food Independence. I am very thankful for our wonderful community. Thanks again and a HUGE shout-out to Cynthia[…]