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A Group Effort

Business in Patchwork’s Food Pantry has been booming. In the first 6 months of 2016, we’re serving an average of almost 200 people per month. That’s up 35 people every month compared to 2015! That means we distribute a large quantity of … Continue reading

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Art Garden Week I: The Summer Begins

Art Garden Weeks are my favorite time of the year. Storytelling, gardening, cooking, ceramics–groups move from one to the other. There’s so much positive energy spilling out of the building. It’s also the largest group of people we work with in … Continue reading

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Connecting People and their Food

During Art Garden Week II, I was photographing a group of kids and adults digging potatoes out of the garden when I noticed a man standing at the edge of the garden watching. I recognized him as someone who has … Continue reading

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Moments in the Life of Patchwork

As some of you may have heard, Patchwork was broken into a few weeks ago. In the grand scheme of things, the value of what was taken was relatively low–some lawn equipment, the camera I use, and an assortment of … Continue reading

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Patchwork’s 2012 in Review

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What Patchwork Did on Its Summer Vacation

Picked blackberries. Appreciated the beauty of ugly carrots. Picked tomatoes. Washed the tomatoes. Made pizza using a secret ingredient (zucchini). Ate food so fresh it had caterpillars. Viewed public art. Made art out of trash. Played games and learned about … Continue reading

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Life is Art!

We had a wonderful, art-filled week at Patchwork! For starters, this was Art Garden Week I, the start of our summer Arts & Smarts children’s program. We’ve been blessed with a very full house–33 children and 22 adults on the … Continue reading

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