Thursday, December 22, 2016

12 days - 12 ways GardenShare is making a difference - day 9

Just a few more in our 12 days of highlighting GardenShare's successes in 2016...

In October, Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County recognized GardenShare with the 2016 Friend of Extension Award at the Association's Annual Dinner Meeting on October 13th. Extension Director, Patrick Ames, cited Gardenshare's unwavering commitment to fight hunger and improve local access to healthy foods across St. Lawrence County.

Pictured from left to right are Patrick Ames, Carol Pynchon, Gardenshare Board President, Carlene Doane, GardenShare Associate Director and Sandy Stauffer, GardenShare Board Member.

Read the first 8 of our 12 days posts:

Day 8 - key donors support the cause

Day 7 - New collaborations to fight hunger

Day 6 - the people of GardenShare

Day 5 - Summer intern and "Farmer Friday"

Day - New York State Council on Hunger and Food Policy

Day 3 - Local Food Guide

Day 2 - Making CSA's affordable

Day 1 - Growing Community Award