Blog

Farm Stands Reopening!

Farm Stands Reopening!

The farm stands reopen on Wednesday, June 6! All locations will have their farm stands from 10:00 – 11:30 AM each Wednesday with the exception of the Florence Gray Center who will have their farm stand on Wednesdays from 2:30 – 4 PM. The farm […]

MLK Center’s Food 2 Friends Program

MLK Center’s Food 2 Friends Program

“Food 2 Friends” from the Martin Luther King Center distributes fresh produce from our community garden through their mobile food delivery program launched by the center to shut-ins in Newport County. Every week this wonderful van arrives to pick up orders on Wednesdays to be […]

Tenth Anniversary!

Tenth Anniversary!

God’s Community Garden is currently in its tenth year of operation under the leadership of Linda Wood! The garden originally started with Bishop White at the Calvary United Methodist Church in Middletown having three separate gardens for each respective Methodist church on Aquidneck Island. Linda […]

Farm Stands Temporarily Closed

Farm Stands Temporarily Closed

God’s Community Garden’s Farm Stands are closing Wednesday Sept 27th and will be reopening on Nov 8th. In the meantime, it’s time to replant the greenhouses! We’re looking for volunteers to help this fall/winter with planting and eventually harvesting. Contact Linda Wood at lswwood@cox.net.

Wanted: Volunteer Coordinator

Wanted: Volunteer Coordinator

God’s Community Garden is looking for a volunteer to work as a Volunteer Coordinator for GCG. Title: Volunteer Coordinator Overview: The goal of the volunteer coordinator is to recruit, oversee, and manage volunteers and volunteer programs. The volunteer coordinator will work towards increasing the number […]

2017 Service Plunge

2017 Service Plunge

Annually, we have a group of incoming freshmen lead by upperclassmen leaders come and volunteer their time and energy at GCG before the fall semester starts. With a big group like this coming for several days, we always get quite a bit done. This time, […]

2017 Salve Exploratory Day of Service

2017 Salve Exploratory Day of Service

40 freshmen students arrived this morning for Salve’s Exploratory Day of Service Program. They harvested, packed and separated produce for the farm stands. Flowers and herb bouquets were made also turning, tilling and weeding the gardens.