$25 provides 400 servings of food for local families

$25 provides 400 servings of food for local families
FIELDS OF GRACE NEWS RELEASE -- Fields of Grace has collected nearly 190,000 lbs. of great produce (which equates over 500,000 individual servings) for local food banks in Benton and Franklin counties. The non-profit works with local farmers to harvest fresh produce for area food banks. Fields of Grace is offering a special fundraiser for the upcoming holiday season called Give the Gift of Healthy Food.

Make a donation of $25, $50, $75, or $100 to Fields of Grace in honour of someone on your holiday list.

In return, you will receive a beautifully handmade card to give to that special person on your list. Each card has a thoughtful quote on the front and the inside of the card indicates the number of servings that your donation will help Fields of Grace provide. (Envelope is included.)

Donate on-line at www.fields-of-grace.com or call 509.392.1455 to place your order. Donate by December 20 to receive your handmade card by December 24.

The more you donate, the more individual servings of fruits and vegetables that we can provide!

$25 = 400 servings, $50 = 800 servings, $75 = 1,200 servings, and $100 = 1,600 servings.

All donations will help Fields of Grace continue to harvest fresh fruits and vegetables for the local food banks in Benton and Franklin counties. Our organization is supported entirely by community support and we are extremely wise stewards of the valuable financial support we receive.

Fields of Grace partners with area farmers to collect donated produce for the local food banks in Benton and Franklin counties. Since 2006, the group has harvested over 800,000 pounds (over 2.5 million individual servings) of healthy fruits and vegetables for area residents in need. Volunteers have picked a wide variety of produce including apples, sweet corn, carrots, sweet cher-ries, apricots, plums, grapes, prunes, tomatoes, leeks, peppers, tomatoes, and potatoes. The produce, which is all donated free of charge, has a market value of over 1 million dollars.