AMAZING Friendship Pantry today!

Here’s Adrina Dietra stopping by to drop off her donated masks for essential farmworkers and picking up the first of today’s absolutely AMAZING Friendship Pantry goods… The generosity of this week is intense.. Please send all of your people to receive … Featuring GreenStar Natural Foods Market prepared food ranging from quinoa salads to chicken and turkey to full […]

Farmers and shoppers connect at Ithaca’s Press Bay Alley, now a hub for local food

Ithaca, N.Y. — Press Bay Alley is a hip retail corridor with an eclectic list of tenants that includes an apothecary/lingerie shop and even a circus school. But in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, the micro-retail development is pivoting to become a hub to connect area farmers and other food producers with shoppers.

New partnership FDN & PressBay Food Hub

On Monday, April 20, Friendship Donations Network and PressBay Food Transfer Hub partnered to launch a weekly free food pantry on Monday afternoons. Patrons of the pantry were allowed to select fresh produce donated by local farms and retailers, all while observing Covid-19 safety protocols. The inaugural pantry featured radish greens, various types of mushrooms, Kennebec […]

Food Hub Free Pantry opening today!

Come on by, all welcome.3 to 5 PM110-1 W Green st btwn Diamonds and Ithaca Halal. Today’s sunshine is augmented by an amazing abundance of beautiful radish greens, various types of mushrooms, Kennebec potatoes, assorted raw vegetables and lots of fruit!Thank you Wegmans and Silver Queen Farm for supporting via Friendship Donations Network

First Customer Pick Up Today, 3 – 7 PM

Today marks the first day of Customer Pick Up for the PressBay Food Transfer Hub! We are joined by five farms this week, and have added a whole bunch for Pick Up Date 4/2/2020. If you already ordered for today, see you at the door of 110-1 W Green St… please follow our Customer Guide for pick up! And we’ll be giving away a bag of Luminous Coffee to all today’s first Customers!

Farms to Order From this week!

Active Farms this week (as of 3/25/2020) Full Plate Farm CollectiveMixed vegetable shares, weekly ordering Ithaca Soap (aka 17th Century Suds, Ltd.)Organic bar soap (8-12 weeks daily lathery showers), liquid & sanitizer soap, olive oil shampoo gel & olive oil shampoo bar, lip balm, hand & body creams; use the coupon code “Springtime” for a […]