Cedar Valley Grows Volunteers and Resource


• • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •  Creating a sustainable network of shared community & school gardens in the Cedar Valley.
 

CEDAR VALLEY GROWS

 

 

• How to Start a Garden

• Locations

• Garden Resources

• Education

• Volunteer & Donate

• News/Events

• Photo Gallery

• Contact:

Steven Eilers
Urban Agricultrue Specialist
(319) 234-6811
seilers@iastate.edu

Sponsors:
 

 

 

 

 

 

UNI Panther Plot Harvest Video
 

 
 
 

 

Volunteers and Donate


Garden of Eaten, Summer 2015.

Green Iowa, AmeriCorps members, Summer 2015.

Pizza Garden at Northeast Iowa Foodbank, summer 2015.

Garden of Eaten, Summer 2015.

To volunteer at a community garden near you, sign up through the Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley (go to "Volunteers" and "Click Here to Volunteer"). Search the Volunteer Solutions form for keywords "community garden volunteers," and peruse the listings to find an community garden opportunity that best fits you or your group.
 
Or Contact, Black Hawk County Extension Office to Volunteer,
Call Sharon at 319-234-6811 or email: ssgallen@iastate.edu
 
Donate your locally grown produce to the Northeast Iowa Food Bank!
Contact Sheri Huber-Otting (shuber-otting@feedingamerica.org; 319-235-0507 x126) for details.
 
Check out Cultivate Iowa, a statewide initiative encouraging Iowans to donate fresh garden produce to local food pantries. Fresh produce - not a common food pantry item - is needed and can be donated safely! Visit the website for helpful information.
 
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