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Home-grown fare to feed the people of Chester

February 14, 2017  by Philabundance Digital Media

CHESTER > Come springtime the Fare & Square in Chester will begin selling locally grown fruits and vegetables that were grown at the Ruth L. Bennett Homes Community Garden thanks to a new partnership announced last week. “Where will you run into a housing authority that supplies a grocery store,” said ...

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From Tree to Table

October 13, 2015  by Philabundance Digital Media

On Tuesday morning we got the call: a local grower was generously looking to donate fresh apples she recently gleaned from Winesap trees in her neighborhood. Within 48 hours – thanks to quick, efficient coordination by our Food Acquisition, Warehouse and Transportation teams – the apples went from a tree in ...

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Share the Harvest 2011

March 10, 2011  by 

Gardeners! Share the Harvest is back! Philabundance asks local and community gardeners to grow extra fuits and vegetables to later donate towards the fight against hunger. Schools, churches and other organizations are encouraged to dedicate gardens to Share the Harvest. Share the Harvest is a program based on the "victory gardens" ...

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