$20 – $40

2017 World Farmers Second Annual Harvest Gala

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Hudson Portuguese Club

13 Port Street

Hudson, MA 01749

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World Farmers is hosting our second annual Fundraising Harvest Gala to celebrate the season. Join us and support the farmers of Flats Mentor Farm for an evening of dancing, delicious cuisine, and good company. We will honor a range of cultures represented at the Flats through dance and food, and announce our Supporter of the Year award. This event also serves as our annual fundraiser for the program. With all this and more, you are sure to have a great night!

Check out some of the many pictures from last year!

What to Expect

We will celebrate the farming season with the refugee and immigrant farmers of Flats Mentor Farm, organizational partners, community members, and farming allies. The Gala is meant to acknowledge a successful farming season and thank all small-scale and local farmers for their role in food production and feeding our region. Get your tickets TODAY!

Raising Funds

While World Farmers Harvest Gala is a time to honor the farmers at Flats Mentor Farm, this special evening also serves as a much needed fundraiser to support the farming program. We invite you to celebrate with us and contribute to our only fundraiser, by purchasing a ticket, becoming a sponsor, or donating items and/or participating in the silent auction day-of (email jgill@worldfarmers.org if you’re interested in donating any items).

About the Farm

Flats Mentor Farm (FMF, or The Flats) is located on a 70-acre river bottom parcel of land in Lancaster, Massachusetts. Operated by World Farmers, FMF supports small farmers of diverse ethnic backgrounds with access to the land, farming infrastructure and marketing assistance needed to promote and sustain successful farming enterprises. Immigrant and refugee farmers have been farming at Flats Mentor Farm since 1985. To date, Flats Mentor Farm hosts over 250 farmers, providing access to land to grow cultural crops for themselves, their community, and their business.


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Who is welcome at the event?

Everyone! Farmers, farmer allies, community members, and general supporters. Families are welcome, and Children under 12 are free!

What kind of food and drinks should I expect?

The Gala will have a catered dinner with a good mix of cultural cuisine and more mainstream fare. Some of the farmers from the Flats may even make their favorite dishes!

How can I contact the organizer?

Any Questions, please call the World Farmers office (978)-706-7935 or send us an email staff@worldfarmers.org

What if I can’t go and I want to give my ticket to a friend?

That is fine! Tickets are transferable, just one ticket per person.

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