#CharlestonStrong

Jun 29, 2015

Graphic by Gil Shuler. On June 17, 2015, our community lost nine lives who had gathered in weekly prayer at the Mother Emanuel AME Church. We continue to be in awe of how our community has responded to the horrific incident and we maintain our hope that love ALWAYS wins. Our… Read More

Learning from our Neighbors: Sustainable Agriculture in NC

Jun 29, 2015

Where do the mentors go for mentorship? For Eat Local program staff and participants at Lowcountry Local First, the answer lies just across the border in North Carolina. Despite the close proximity, the local food system in our neighboring state to the North is a more matured landscape… Read More

Choose to Love the Place You Choose to Live

Jun 22, 2015

The following is a response from Jamee Haley, Executive Director of Lowcountry Local First, on the mass shooting that occurred in Charleston, South Carolina on June 17th, 2015, claiming the lives of nine community members. Donations can be made to support the families of the victims and the… Read More