May 16 2018

Access to Healthy Foods Improves Across River Region

By |2018-05-16T14:59:36-05:00May 16th, 2018|

Farmscape Solutions is The Wellness Coalition’s newest professional partner in the promotion of healthy food access through the REACH program. Based in the Macon County town of Notasulga, Farmscape Solutions is a nonprofit organization with expertise related to the growing and distribution of fruits and vegetables. Farmscape is dedicated to sustainable regenerative farming and [...]

Jun 13 2017

Garden Training Helps Cultivate Future Growers

By |2017-10-17T13:33:22-05:00June 13th, 2017|

Community Garden Committee with CARPDC and EATSouth trainers at St. Paul CME in Hayneville The Wellness Coalition has partnered with Central Alabama Regional Planning and Development (CARPDC) and EATSouth to provide local communities with training to start building their own gardens, big or small. In accordance with the REACH objective to increase the [...]

Dec 22 2016

Community Gardens Stay Busy All Year Long

By |2017-10-17T13:32:50-05:00December 22nd, 2016|

Our community garden program has helped put gardens at area churches in Montgomery, Macon, and Lowndes counties. The great thing about living in the south is that every season is a planting season, which means gardens stay busy twelve months a year! Pastor Valtoria Jackson from St. Peter AME in Montgomery recently sent pictures showing [...]