Supporters of Central Rivers Farmshed

Farmshed depends on the generosity of the many people who wish to see a vibrant local food community in Central Wisconsin.

Special thanks to Farmshed’s 2015 Major Donors, Grantors, and Sponsors – $1000 +:

  • Local Food Heros $10,000 +: Agribank, United FCS and United States Department of Agriculture’s Local Food Promotion Program
  • Local Food Leaders $5,000-$9,999: Incourage Community Foundation
  • Local Food Connectors $2,500-$4,999: Central City Credit Union, North Wind Renewable Energy, Stevens point Fire Fighters (Local 484), Stevens Point Area YMCA
  • Local Food Lovers $1,000-$2,499: Barb and Kevin Brewster, Cellcom, Delta Dental, Edward J. Okray Foundation, Eileen Rozumialski, Frame Memorial Presbyterian Church, Jim and Linda Stolzenburg, Julie Dopp, Michael Dombeck, UWSP Dietetics Partnership, and Wisconsin Natural Food Associates

*Please note: this list is updated each year in January with the previous year’s sponsors and donors

Click here to view a running list of donors, sponsors, and grantors ($100 +) since 2011.

WHY BUY LOCAL

1) Locally grown food tastes better. 2) Local food preserves genetic diversity. 3) Local produce is better for you. 4) Local food from small farms is often GMO-free. 5) Local food supports local farm families. 6) Local food builds community. 7) Local food preserves open space. 8) Local food keeps your taxes in check. 9) Local food supports a clean environment and benefits worldwide. 10) Local food is about the future.

GROW THE GREENHOUSE

The Greenhouse Project, an all-encompassing revitalization of the former Sorenson’s Garden Center. The 35,000 square foot future community food center, which is centrally located in Stevens Point, will house an 11,000 square foot production greenhouse, community kitchen, gathering space, and learning center.
Event
5/2/17 Growing Collective Meeting
Central Rivers Farmshed, Stevens Point WI
5/9/17 Community Potluck
Central Rivers Farmshed, Stevens Point WI
5/16/17 Local Food Fair Committee Meeting
Central Rivers Farmshed, Stevens Point WI