2013 Winter Cache Project Kickoff Meeting

Come learn about the WCP and our plans for this year. Find out about:

  • The project
  • The farm
  • Weekly work-parties
  • Car pooling
  • Communication
  • Educational programs on the farm and off
  • This year's distribution structure

We gather at 4pm for the meeting. Kids are welcome.
The WCP has been going on for years and the new team steering it wants this year to be a combination of best practices of other project years and plus some new elements as well.
The mission of the Winter Cache Project (WCP) is to free ourselves from a dependence on industrial agriculture and to increase our community food security by developing sustainable local food systems. By growing and storing our own food to last throughout the winter and educating ourselves about agricultural issues, we aim to create a working example of how we can come together as a community to provide for our basic needs by employing the principles of mutual aid, equal access, and self-determination.

The Winter Cache Project
PO BOX 10952
Portland, Maine 04104

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  • kristen

    Thanks to everyone who came, I am still trying to figure out the best way to use meetup so I was wondering if you all who are interested in working with wcp could send me an email at [masked] so I could put you on this years email list and be sure to get you the information regarding our upcoming workparties. Thank-you,

    April 26, 2013

  • kristen

    Rachel, we are going to be keeping folks informed through meetup, you could also drop a line to our email- [masked] and I will put you on the mailing list, there will be workparties beginning in may and your more than welcome to join us!

    1 · April 20, 2013

  • Rachel

    I'm sorry to miss this meeting. I just got home from Lake Tahoe this morning at 4:30 am (4 hour delay in Philly) so I have other priorities today. I would love to learn more about this project and hopefully participate this year. I live in North Yarmouth and think I am close to the farm.

    April 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm just finding out about the WCP, sounds interesting.

    April 19, 2013

  • kristen

    *we'd love to fill you in on the project!

    April 16, 2013

  • kristen

    Just wanted to say that we wont be having a potluck at the end of the meeting but we do hope to have many delicious potlucks throughout the season! We will be ther from 4-6 so if you are running late please come anyways , we'd love to f

    April 16, 2013

  • Sue M.

    I'll be away this weekend. Too bad, I'd love to come

    April 16, 2013

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