Crop Mobs This Week

For Immediate Release

 

October 19, 2011                                                             

 

Contact:  Kristina Jones

Sustainability & Strategic Planning Department

479.575.8268

kjones@ci.fayetteville.ar.us

 

 

Community Gardens Across Fayetteville Need

Volunteers Tomorrow, October 20



FAYETTEVILLE, AR - October is National Hunger Awareness month and host to National Food Day (16th) and World Food Day (24th).  Feed Fayetteville has declared this a "Month of Action" and in celebration the Fayetteville Community Garden Coalition (FCGC) is partnering with the National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) and Feed Fayetteville (ff) to facilitate an afternoon of "crop mobs" on Thursday, October 20, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  This will be a great chance for you to help out at one of Fayetteville's many community gardens.

 

Please check out the links below for details:

·        Head Start garden - http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=247920865258067

·        Mt. Comfort community garden - http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000842887022#!/event.php?eid=276243589062565

·        Happy Hollow Elementary - http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000842887022#!/event.php?eid=279752768709795

·        Cobblestone Farm - http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000842887022#!/event.php?eid=300663463281115

·        OMNI Peace Center garden- email Steven at stevenskattebo@hotmail.com

 

Thanks for your participation!

The City of Fayetteville is a member of the Fayetteville Community Garden Coalition (FCGC). The FCGC is an alliance of Partners, Gardens and Friends who work cooperatively to assist residents, groups and institutions to create community gardens. Other partners include local institutions, non-profit organizations and businesses.

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