Orange County Gleaning Program feeds neighbors in need

While home gardeners across NYS are sowing seeds for harvests to come, a Hudson Valley food gleaning program has sprung to action early this year to deliver much needed nutrients directly to local individuals and families. The need for food assistance is growing while emergency food agencies are closing or providing limited access. The CCE Orange… Read more Orange County Gleaning Program feeds neighbors in need

CCE Celebrates Volunteers for National Volunteer Week

Blocks in Bloom is a program from CCE Monroe County that matches Master Gardener volunteers with neighborhoods who want to beautify their blocks by planting front-yard flower gardens. The program won the American Horticulture Society’s Community Greening Award in 2020. This is a guest post by Professional Development and Volunteer Involvement Specialist Kimberly Fleming. When… Read more CCE Celebrates Volunteers for National Volunteer Week