On July 20, 2013, Fondy Food Center kicks off a one-week crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for its popular Fondy WIC Market Match Program and for Fondy Farmers Market’s free Saturday programming. The Market Match Program doubles the face value of WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) farmers market vouchers. The crowdfunding campaign runs Saturday, July […]
Under sunny skies this past Saturday, 26 supporters and staff of Milwaukee-based Fondy Food Center gathered to plant and dedicate a new fruit orchard at Fondy’s 80-acre Port Washington farm. The fruit orchard – which consisted of 41 fruit trees (apple, pear, plum, apricot, and cherry) – was won on July 3, 2012 in a on-line, nationwide competition sponsored by Edy’s Fruit Bars Communities Take Root Program in collaboration with the Fruit Tree Planting Foundation (FTPF).