2018 Job experience and partnerships
McKeon Farm Educational Gardening Experience
Huge thank you to the Ridgefield Conservation Commission for helping us farm in the "upper meadow of McKeons Arigideen farm. Steve Main from Main Heating in Ridgefield helped clear the beautiful piece of land which was a part of the old McKeon family garden from years ago.
2017 Job experience and partnerships
Copia Home & Garden The vegetable garden in the Copia back field produced different varieties of peppers, eggplants, squash and potatoes for summer 2017. See more photos of what has been picked each week on our facebook page
2016 Greenhouse Work
Copia Home & Garden has provided an opportunity for several individuals with different needs to acquire valuable job experience in the areas of gardening, green house work and light maintenance.
Before and after greenhouse cleanup
2016 Vegetable Garden
2014 Fall Harvesting
Our First Project: "A Garden is Born"
We would like to thank Jesse Lee Day School for helping us with our first creation. This project was made possible through a grant from the Awesome Foundation and a generous donation from Copia Home & Garden Center.
A lot of dirt A lot of digging Getting the parts
A LOT of digging Some cutting
Teamwork Finishing touches A job well done!
Cornerstone Gardens will be creating a database to catalog our library of more than 300 garden books. These books have generously been donated and one day be will be utilized for inspiration. Once organized, these will be a vital resource to our staff, members and the community.
Cans for CornerstoneThe Ridgefield Women's & Men's softball teams have organized the collection of water bottles and cans to be recycled and turned in for deposit money. To date, the proceeds from their collection have resulted in over $300 being donated to The Cornerstone Home & Gardens Foundation.
We would like to send a special thank you to the teams for their generosity and donations!
If you would like your team to participate in a Cans for Cornerstone Fundraiser, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org