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Pennypack Farm and Education Center

Pennypack Farm and Education Center 685 Mann Rd., Horsham, PA 19044 Contact: Diane Diffenderfer, Education Director, education@pennypackfarm.org Our mission is to make local sustainable agriculture an important part of our community through farming, education, and community events. We Grow (organic produce), We Give (donate fresh product to food cupboards) and We Teach (children, adults and new farmers). Bar/Bat Mitzvah students may volunteer for farming for a mitzvah project: weeding, pruning, harvesting, transplanting, cleaning beds, washing vegetables. The work can be arranged any day and time of the week with advance notice. Be aware, depending on weather; suncreen, hats, boots & closed-toe […]


Friends of High School Park

Friends of High School Park 7910 Montgomery Avenue Elkins Park, PA 19027 Contact: Kevin Reis info@fhsp.org 215-782-8082 High School Park, 11 acres of meadow, woodland, and creek side is located in the heart of Elkins Park. The mission of our non-profit organization is to create and maintain a native plant preserve of local species, including plants, birds, and insects, for the benefit of the community.  We need many hands to meet this goal. You may be looking for a mitzvah project that is connected to nature and ecology. This could be the perfect match! Our “Adopt a Spot” program helps volunteers to […]