This project will offer support to a local, urban community garden in The Hill District called Peace and Friendship Farm. It’s veteran ran and meant to offer a space of solace, learning, and camaraderie. Food insecurity and homelessness is a concern amongst veterans and the community of the Hill District. Kent Bey fights both of those and is a beacon in his communities through his various partnerships to combat both.
Free Food Distribution Day Saturday September 23, 2023 at 1:00 P.M. at the Peace and Friendship Farm -- Volunteers are needed to help prep bags and pass out bags of free food.
We will help to organize donated materials, harvest and bag fresh foods from the garden and supporting organizations.
Various other opportunities will be provided:
Learning plant identification
Moving soil Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a refillable water bottle,
What To Wear
TMC blues;Clothes that can get dirty;Closed-Toe Shoes
Uneven terrain;Jobs available for persons with limited mobility
What to Bring
A winning attitude, Refillable water bottle, a hunger for volunteerism
This will be a rain or shine event. Sever weather such as Thunderstorms will call for cancellation.
Kids (under 13)
When and where
September 23, 2023
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM (America/New_York)
Peace and Friendship Farm
678 Somers Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219
Street Parking near Venue
678 Somers St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219