3rd Annual Brews and Bites for Bounty!
July 15th, 2014
Tuesday, July 15th come to the Lagunitas Beer Sanctuary to support Petaluma Bounty Programs. Doors open at 5:30 pm for an evening of dining, live music, fun auction items, and a screening of the latest films by Lexicon of Sustainability! Tickets are $20 per person for a Bounty fresh salad, Rooster Run Event Center catered […]
Please share- Where to find free and reduced cost food in Petaluma.
June 24th, 2014
Each year, Petaluma Bounty publishes the Food Resource Guide- a comprehensive list of where to find free and reduced cost food for low income and food insecure community members for the Petaluma area. Some outlets are for a specific group (seniors, children, patients of Petaluma Health Center) and other outlets are open to the public. […]
Service learning at the Bounty Farm!
June 19th, 2014
Each year, Petaluma Bounty hosts schools and youth groups engaged in service learning. From Alternative Spring Break visitors, Senior projects, girl scouts, college interns, professional certificate preceptors, to junior high students completing community service hours, Petaluma Bounty invites youth to engage in our programs and give back to their community. Rocky Rohwedder, a professor of […]
CalFresh toolkit for farmers now available
June 4th, 2014
Presently, there are over 35,000 CalFresh users in Sonoma County. Every month, over $5.3 million CalFresh dollars flow into Sonoma County and at most, only $3,800 of that goes to farmer’s markets, CSAs or farmstands. That’s 0.07% monthly (as of March, 2014)! Why shouldn’t our local farmers capture more of this money? Why shouldn’t all […]
Kaiser grants Bounty Hunters Program to Turn Recipients into Participants
June 3rd, 2014
Healthy Food For Everyone Growing A Thriving, Local Food System Through Collaboration, Education, And Promoting Self-Reliance FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 02, 2014 Contact: Suzi Grady, Programs Director [email protected] (707) 775-3663 Petaluma Bounty Fights Food Waste Turning Food Insecure Recipients into Participants Kaiser Permanente Community Benefits Program has awarded Petaluma Bounty a $10,000 grant […]
The 4th Annual Plant Sale is right around the corner!
April 18th, 2014
Update: We will offer spill over hours on Sunday from 10 am to 12pm for folks who can’t make it on Saturday. Left over plants will be donated to school and community gardens as well as partner agencies serving low income families and seniors. Also, for more information on the varieties being sold, Plant Descriptions […]
Petaluma Bounty 2013 Year End Report Published
April 1st, 2014
To all 860 of the Bounty volunteers, 5 interns, 2.5 staff, 11 board members, 100′s of donors, event and program sponsors, you should be proud! With our combined efforts, Petaluma Bounty Improved access to healthy food for low-income families and seniors receiving fresh produce. Petaluma Bounty provided 500 Bounty Boxes of fresh produce to 70 […]
4th Annual Petaluma Bounty Plant Sale!
February 27th, 2014
The date has been set and seeds are starting to be planted! Save the date and put in your last requests/feedback of favorite varieties from last year! Join us, May 3rd from 9am to 1pm at the Bounty Farm (55 Shasta Ave) for our 4th Annual Plant Sale! There will be more than 3000 plants […]
Petaluma Penny Harvest!
December 14th, 2013
Here’s a question to ponder ~
What do you get when you add
idle pennies + unmet community needs + lots of GREAT KIDS who care?
PENNY HARVEST [...]
2013 in review…and what a year it was!
December 13th, 2013
Greetings all, We just wanted to take the opportunity to share with you all the great things that have happened at the Bounty during 2013. Really, there’s too much to keep up with, so we’ll rely upon pictures to capture the essence of it and just keep it to some of the highlights! If you […]