Community Connections: Hands On Greater Portland

On a rare sunny day in the Pacific North-West, six members of the Vancouver, Washington team arrived at the Albina Community Garden in North Portland, poised to get their hands dirty. Looking formidable in our blue jeans, gardening gloves, and soon-to-be farmers tan, we absorbed the scene in front of us. As the shovels, pitchforks […]

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Community Connections: The Food Project

Navigant’s Burlington, MA office volunteered at The Food Project’s two acre Beverly farm on the beautiful, sunny morning of April 27th! We spent three hours helping the farmer plant vegetables including potatoes, lettuce, and Swiss chard; weed beds; clean up trash; prepare informational packets to distribute at farmers’ markets; and complete other miscellaneous tasks around […]

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Community Connections: Impact Lives

On Saturday, April 27th, more than 1,000 Volunteers filled the Corn Palace to pack meals for the Hungry in third world countries. Between the Mitchell, SD and Plankinton, SD offices we had 160 volunteers participate. Workers setup tables and formed assembly lines mixing together the ingredients that make up a food pack: textured soybeans, fats, […]

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