Nantucket Food Pantry Recruiting Local Gardeners to “Share Your Harvest”

July 17th, 2015


03-2015 Scallions-1In an effort to expand the availability of fresh fruits and vegetables to its client community, the Nantucket Food Pantry is inaugurating a program to involve individual, family and group gardeners as suppliers of fresh produce.  Known as “Share Your Harvest” the program is intended to ensure that Food Pantry clients have access to local fruits and vegetables while reducing community-wide fresh food waste and spoilage.

This new program is based on a very successful public service program of the Garden Writers Association launched in 1995, known as “Plant a Row for the Hungry”.  Read the rest of this entry »

2013 Holiday Gift Ideas

November 12th, 2013


Gift Card Draft- Flower PotGive a gift in your family or friend’s name 

that will help Nantucket children experience the multiple benefits of participating in a Farm to School program.

By giving one of the gifts described below, you are helping Sustainable Nantucket teach our children about the importance of eating fresh, healthy food and sustaining our environment.  In recognition of your gift, a card (pictured left) will be sent to your family or friend(s) to let them know that a gift was given in their name. Gifts of $250 or above will be recognized on a named leaf on the Giving Wall in the garden. All gifts will be recognized on our website. 


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Nantucket Grown Opportunities are Available!

January 29th, 2013

2013 Nantucket Grown Campaign

NOW is the time to become a part of Sustainable Nantucket’s Nantucket GrownTM Campaign —which includes the Nantucket GrownTM Brand and the Nantucket GrownTM MagazineRead the rest of this entry »

The Nantucket Grown Brand Grows!

July 15th, 2012

Sustainable Nantucket launches premier issue of new annual publication ~ Nantucket Grown™

July 27th, 2011

***View & download Nantucket Grown™: click here.***

We are delighted to announce that we have just released the premier issue of Nantucket Grown™, a new annual publication designed to expand our Nantucket Grown™ branding and outreach campaign encouraging island visitors and residents to source their produce and products locally.

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SN Launches Nantucket Grown™ Brand to Benefit Local Food

February 25th, 2011

Sustainable Nantucket is pleased to announce the launch of our new Nantucket Grown™ brand aimed at promoting and encouraging the consumption of locally grown food on Nantucket.

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