Green Fields
Take Root is seeking your continued partnership as we rebuild.  
Your contributions will fund: 
Impact Areas
  • Local sourcing - Supporting Adair County Growers
  • Equitable access - Making good food available to all
  • Good Food - Exemplifying healthy, delicious food
  • Strong Economy - Vocational training, food sector jobs
  • Community - A shared space to gather
Planning - Near term
Cafe
  • The face of Take Root, volunteer hub
  • Coffee/gathering spot downtown
  • Simpler, more accessible service/menu
  • Retail - Prepared foods, meal kits, ...
Community Dinners
  • Partnerships with faith based & service organizations
  • Rotating (mobile) sites - Curbside service during pandemic
  • No-cost (donations accepted)
 
Mobile Service / Food Truck
  • Able to go where needed, serving at parks, schools, events, …
  • Flexible Service - food boxes, take-away, full meal
 
Pilot garden program
  • Raised beds; moveable, easily accessible
  • Mix of flowers, herbs, and vegetables
  • A spot to sit and enjoy, inviting to all
Planning - Long Term
Cafe
  • Farm to Table Chef Dinners
  • Culinary training & internships
  • Open meeting space
  • Retail - Fresh produce, local products
Teaching Kitchen
  • Nutritional & food preparation classes
  • Light processing & food preservation
 
Farm
  • Increased food production for Cafe/PAC
  • Community & demonstration plots
 
Expanded Farmers Market
  • Sheltered facility for winter market
  • Weekday market

Other Ways To Support

Online Donation

Write a Check

Write a check to "Take Root".  Our mailing address is: PO BOX 221

Kirksville MO 63501

 

Grow Our Network

Know someone interested in learning about our work? Let me know and I'll reach out - Will (802) 233-3609

Look for our next community dinner & come join us!  

Check our Events page, or sign up for our newsletter

Share our Food

Take Root is a registered nonprofit under the Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

All donations are tax-deductible.