Tuesday, September 22nd, from 8am to 5pm, we need volunteers to assist with sweet corn processing at the Woodcrest Community in Rifton.
Generous Rondout Valley farmers are donating 4,000 pounds of sweet corn to be distributed to food pantries and soup kitchens throughout Ulster County, with help from FAMILY. As part of our ongoing farm-to-food pantry efforts, RVGA (Rondout Valley Growers Association) is seeking volunteers for a corn processing dayat the Woodcrest Community at
2032 Rte 213, in Rifton
on Tuesday, September 22nd
8am to 5pm
We need help shucking, processing, and bagging the corn. Weâ€™ll be working from 8amâ€“5pm, so come for a few hours or for the day.
4 Rondout Valley Grower Association farms: Gill, Davenport, Saunderskill, and RO Davenport are donating 3500 to 4000 pounds of sweet corn for processing and distribution to area pantries and soup kitchens.
Many hands will be needed. Â If you can spare a few hours, please contact Susan at 657-5701, email@example.com.
Read more about the Fall Field Gleaning for the Hungry program developed by the Ulster County Environmental Management Commission and the RVGA over the past several years