Community-Supported Transformation

Are you familiar with Community-Supported Agriculture? CSA is an alternative, locally-based model of agriculture and food distribution, in which a network of people have pledged to support one or more local farms, with growers and consumers sharing the risks and benefits of food production. In a CSA, farmers are supported in good faith by a community that believes in … Continue reading Community-Supported Transformation

SONG is thrilled to announce (drum roll please)…

...the Solid Ground Beginner Strings pilot program starts tomorrow!  Thanks to the generosity of the Northumberland United Way as well as more than a dozen violin donors, 12 kids in the SONG program will begin violin ensemble lessons with Deborah Henderson as their teacher and ensemble director.  Deborah has been teaching for more than 15 … Continue reading SONG is thrilled to announce (drum roll please)…

Volunteers are the Heart of a Community

April 6-12 is National Volunteer Week, a time to recognize, celebrate and thank Canada’s 13.3 million volunteers. Volunteers strengthen our communities and make our country vibrant. The Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, calls Canada “a smart and caring nation.” It’s our dedication to community involvement that has given us that reputation at … Continue reading Volunteers are the Heart of a Community