September Event Round-Up

We're definitely picking up steam at Fresh Future Farm. Please mark your calendar to come out and support us for the following events: Thursday, September 11 - City Council votes to approve our business zoning change. Our supporters sporting green shirts have made a...

Raising Dough with a Park Circle Pizzeria

"Extra Virgin Oven (EVO) is fresh, honest, wood-fired Neapolitan pizza, expertly and simply prepared with seasonal, local ingredients. We support local farmers and are passionate about using only the freshest ingredients (evopizza.com)." For the entire month of...

7 Days to Give to Ignite A Healthy Food Revolution

Our Raisin’ Fresh Futures fundraising campaign wraps up in seven days on Friday, August 1st. Over the last two months, in addition to winning a $25,000 award, we’ve had $15,100 in monetary and in-kind donations. We want to take the time to celebrate those who have...

It Takes a Village to Raze Food Disparities

I've got a Thursday afternoon confession family. I had to Google 'raze' and then change the title of this blog post so I didn't jinx our initiative as 'raze' means to tear down, pull down or wipe out. Adios, lack of access! Anyway, things are definitely moving and...

Jones Ford Driven to Support Social Enterprise

Building Community Clearly, the North Charleston grapevine is strong. Two weeks ago, I was sharing some updates on our nonprofit farm and market project with another local business owner when a juicy Jones Ford tip surfaced. The next day, after picking up my future...

Getting Busy at North Charleston City Hall

Who knew when the idea of Fresh Future Farm first came to us that we would need to spend so much time up close and personal with our local city officials? After months of traveling to and from this building, FFF will be one of the featured topics of discussion at...

Fresh Future Farm Wins “Feeding Innovation” Contest!

For those of you who haven’t heard the great news yet, Fresh Future Farm is proud to announce that we were the winners of SC Community Loan Fund’s “Feeding Innovation” retail challenge. The purpose of the contest was to inspire and support start-ups committed to...

CharlestonGOOD Interviews Germaine Jenkins

Fresh Future Farm's founder, Germaine Jenkins, was recently interviewed by the folks at CharlestonGOOD.com.  Here are the highlights from their talk. CharlestonGOOD sat down recently with Germaine Jenkins, founder of Fresh Future Farm, a start-up non-profit...