Category Archives: Funding support

Delicious food and live auction Friday 5/12 at Useless Bay Coffee Company for a GREAT cause!

Grow Whidbey is a collaborative apprenticeship program between Good Cheer and South Whidbey School Farms that trains motivated individuals to grow food for community and teach youth through experiential garden and nutrition classes. Of 20 alums of the apprenticeship program, … Continue reading

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We met the match… and more!

A happy crowd gathered at the Goose Grocer to celebrate the generous $73,575.36 check that Goosefoot and the Goose donated to the School Farm and Garden Program! A lovely cake with a heartfelt wordle, and carrots and kale harvested from … Continue reading

Posted in Funding support, Goose Grocer, Goosefoot

Support the school garden program and help us meet a $30,000 match!

The Goose Grocer is offering a $30,000 match this year for the School Farm and Garden Program and the Goosefoot Community Fund is raising the match! We need your support and generous contribution! ¬†Click HERE to donate and write School … Continue reading

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Goosefoot launches school garden fundraising campaign for the 2016-2017 school year!

The Goosefoot Community Fund has kicked off the fundraising for the School Farm and Garden Program for the coming school year… with a match from the Goose Grocer up to $30,000! Donate on-line at goosefoot.org, or send a check to … Continue reading

Posted in Funding support, Goose Grocer, Goosefoot, Updates from the garden!

Learning by Taste – and a subscription offer from Edible Seattle

Edible Seattle, a northwest magazine celebrating the seasonal bounty of Puget Sound, published an article titled “Learning by Taste” about our School Farm in their March/April issue. You can find it HERE. With the children so enthusiastic about farm fresh … Continue reading

Posted in Children in the garden, Funding support

Elementary School fundraiser for Earth Day – time to plant!

¬† Spring is finally here and it’s time to plant! To celebrate Earth Day we’re having a plant sale in support of the Elementary School and the School Farm. Start your garden with these starts! Red Sails lettuce Red-tipped Deer … Continue reading

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Help fund the School Farm and Garden program through another match from the Goose Grocer!

The Goose Grocer is once again offering a $15,000 match for the School Farm and Garden Program and the Goosefoot Community Fund is raising the match! We need your support and generous contribution! Click HERE to donate and write School … Continue reading

Posted in Funding support, Updates from the garden!