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FarmFam Trip to Atlanta

$6,000 of $6,000 goal

Raised by 65 people in 5 months
Created September 17, 2017
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Each year hundreds of people throughout the US and across the globe join together at the Black Farmers and Urban Gardeners Conference.

This amazing conference will be held November 10-12 in Atlanta, Georgia.  Our FarmFam crew of the greatest new and seasoned farmers, is planning to go to represent Boston.

We are asking for your help to support us on this journey by donating today!

We are super excited to vibe with other black and brown activists, growers, change makers, from throughout world to exchange knowledge and share love for life, the earth, and humanity! 

As growing farmers, particularly farmers of color, it is vital for us to learn what other farmers and growers are doing to improve food systems in their communities. It is essential to gain diverse, innovative methods and tactics, and to engage with the different food justice challenges across the globe as we seek solutions at home. 

While dirty hands and buggy fields may not be your thing, it's okay! There are a few ways to support and be a part of this food movement to create and sustain health, wellness, and abundance in our communities.

Your help in supporting this educational experience for your FarmFam, is vital to our growth as urban farmers in Boston. This trip will allow us to immerse ourselves in the shared roots of urban farming and further expand our farm family. 

OK, Action Time! Here is how you can help!

Your donation today will help us raise our goal of $7000 to attend the Black Farmers Conference 2017.  

Here is how you can support our collective journey:

1. Donate here on our GoFundMe Page.

2. Click here join our FarmFam Feast FUNraiser:

October 8, 2017 4:00pm-8:00pm

@ the Edward Cooper Community Center,

located at 34 Linwood Street, Roxbury, MA 02119

We will provide food but we encourage anyone who is able to contribute a dish, drinks, or utensils by contacting Tu @ 617-792-6076 or tu.b.dharma@gmail.com.

For general inquiries: 

Sabrina @ spiletjones@gmail.com 
Ceci @ cvcelsis3@gmail.com.

For questions about donating:

Email Nataka ncrayton@gmail.com or call 857-318-1049.
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Let the journey continue. Once again, thanks to all of you who helped make this trip possible. Read this pic from one of our FarmFam team members about his experience. Visit https://urbanfarminginstitute.org/ website for upcoming events!
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Peace, together we did it ya'll. Thanks for all the love and support. Boston FarmFam made it to Atlanta for the Black Farmers and Urban Growers Conference this past weekend. It was tremendous.

In a few weeks, after we have had a chance to truly resonate with the seeds of grand emotion and possibility that we experienced, we will send one final note of thanks with some pictures and maybe video.

Thanks again, you are all the greatest.

Sincerely,
Nataka S. Crayton
FarmFam Team Member
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There is no place we cannot achieve together. Lots of work to do and everyone who has given to support this journey, understands the significance of connecting, and creating the future mindfully and willingly.

Thank you for your continued support and for asking others in your love circle to help us get there!
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Sabrina, one of FarmFam team headed to Atlanta. Spread the word, help us get there.
2017 Urban Farming Institute FTP Grad
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