Red Wiggler Community Farm (redwiggler.org) is an organic farm where people with and without developmental disabilities come together to work, learn and grow healthy food. Annually, more than 1,900 volunteers and workers harvest organic vegetables that are delivered to the community, including 30% going to low-income people in Montgomery County.
Serves: Primarily Montgomery County
What a donation buys:
• $250 provides 10 weeks of fresh vegetable deliveries to 10 group homes for adults with disabilities.
• $1,000 provides ergonomic hand tools for growers and volunteers.
• $10,000 purchases and installs deer fencing to protect crops.
• One day or weekly: On-farm education and volunteer opportunities (must be at least 12 years old).