Through the Growing Hope Worldwide Ottawa-Barrington Growing Project, Barrington UMC joins forces with farmers in Ottawa, Illinois, in a unique program of growing and giving. Each spring, BUMC partners with Trinity Lutheran Church in Ottawa to collect funds to offset the input costs (seeds, fertilizer, fuel, etc.) for designated acreage on family farms in Ottawa. Our farmer partners donate additional funds along with the use of their land, equipment
Find out more at www.foodsresourcebank.org or follow the Ottawa-Barrington project on Facebook at Ottawa-Barrington Foods Resource Bank Growing Project.
Opportunities are available to travel with FRB to visit various overseas programs. For more information about upcoming trips, please visit www.foodsresourcebank.org.
For more information, contact Sharon Orr.