Farm to Table Co-op Program – Join Today!

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Join our Farm to Table Co-op and receive weekly fresh produce packages, feeding 2 to 4 people for 20 weeks (June – October). Click the link to sign-up today by completing the Membership FormYou could also sponsor a family. Click the link to sign-up today by completing the Sponsorship Form.
By sponsoring a family, your membership ensures that fresh, healthy food reaches the tables of those residing in neighborhoods throughout the Greater Newark community defined as a food desert (neighborhoods that lack access to healthy food) or has no reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food.
Farm to Table Cooperative
Newark-based growers collaborate to grow the local food system

Newark, NJ (April 3, 2018): Newark Science and Sustainability, Inc. (Newark SAS) will be launching its Farm to Table Co-op in collaboration with the Newark-based growers on June 23, 2018. Following the model of a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program, a system in which a farm operation is supported by shareholders within the community, individuals will be able to make an advance payment of $395 to receive weekly fresh, locally grown produce packages, feeding 2 to 4 people for 20 weeks (June – October).

Sign-up today by completing the Membership Form.

Sponsor a Family

By sponsoring a family, your membership ensures that fresh, healthy food reaches the tables of those residing in neighborhoods throughout the Greater Newark community defined as a food desert (neighborhoods that lack access to healthy food) or has no reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food.
Newark SAS will be partnering with community-based organizations that provide health and social services throughout the community to help identify families in need.   
 
Sponsors could either chose a full membership, providing produce packages for 20 weeks ($395) or a partial membership, providing produce packages for 10 weeks ($200).

Sign-up today by completing the Sponsorship Form.

Newark Science and Sustainability, Inc. serves as Facilitator and Coordinator of the Newark Community Food System (NCFS), a new non-partisan collective of deeply engaged community leaders, in partnership with Whole Cities Foundation (WCF), a nonprofit established by Whole Foods Market. NCFS aims to support and develop sustainability efforts in urban agriculture, as well as, wellness and nutrition programs. This will be accomplished by tackling social determinants of health and using community-driven problem-solving in a fiercely collaborative way.
Utilizing the approach of social entrepreneurship, Newark Science and Sustainability, Inc. (Newark SAS) is a community-driven, 501c3 nonprofit organization based in Newark, NJ that implements various initiatives to increase awareness of environmental issues through educational programs and hands-on training. We strive to assist with the creation of self-sustaining communities by developing pathways for green jobs that contribute to self-sufficiency and community empowerment. We are achieving this by partnering with residents, community-based organizations and stakeholders, including local businesses.

For more information contact info@sasglocal.com or 862.244.3519.
 
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