Because of your sales, we have been able to make donations to charities offering food support during the pandemic. The pin and card sets are still available here, and $7 from each card, 50% of the sale, will be donated. See below for the list of the current charity we will be donating to, and all former donations that have been made because of your sales!
Current COVID-19 Relief Card Orders (Order placed from May 29, 2020 through now):
Seeds in the Middle is helping to get to get low-cost and free fresh fruits and vegetables to those who need it the most. Many neighborhoods throughout Central Brooklyn, also considered food deserts, have seen some of the highest rates of COVID-19 deaths. While we will be donating 50% our current sales for our COVID-19 Relief Card and Pin set (from 5/29/20 to now), we encourage you to donate additional funds.
Seeds in the Middle, named by fourth graders in central Brooklyn, inspires parents, educators, students and their community to access all opportunities, beginning with improving their health, enhancing arts education and greening their environment. We are joyful, respectful, educational and engaging. We nurture the whole child.
Our innovative strategy to fight obesity initiates at schools. We weave proven programs into a comprehensive package to turn around ills driving down opportunity and advancement. We empower and educate all to get healthy and scale disparities, partnering to support teachers and build community resources like farmers markets, sports leagues and Soccer for Harmony tournaments.
At Seeds in the Middle, we teach how to grow, how to market, how to access and prepare nutritious food, how to exercise, how to engage in the arts, all elements needed to promote life-changing lifelong health. Our partners come from all walks of life: chefs, athletes, educators, artists, builders and more. We cross cultures. We transform gray into green, destitution into inspiration.
We were able to make the following donations from the sales of our COVID-19 Card and Pin sets from May 1, 2020 - May 28, 2020. We sold almost 100 cards and donated $700 total!
Seeds in the Middle: $70 donated on Sept. 4, 2020
Feeding America COVID Response Fund: $350 donated on May 29th, 2020
God's Love We Deliver COVID-19 Emergency Fund: $350 donated on May 29th, 2020