We will be open Tuesday, July 2nd so all our volunteers can enjoy the holiday on Thursday the 4th! Come shop for holiday flowers, baked goods, salads, entrees and breakfast treats for your weekend guests! Happy Fourth of July and thank you to all our cooks, bakers, shoppers and friends!
Springs Farms Strawberries picked fresh and brought in Thursday mornings–pick up some this week!
We love our customers young and old–thanks for shopping with Common Grounds!
Common Grounds Uncommon People Harriet Long has been a long-time UMC Board member and a founding member of Common Grounds. She is one of our favorite “sales” women so we asked her for some insights Q: What is your personal favorite Farm stand goodie or product? Truthfully, I do not have a personal favorite. We are … Continue reading »
Thanks to all of our Opening Day volunteers,cooks, bakers and shoppers! We had a great day thanks to all of you! We are open again this Thursday 8:30am-1pm and every Thursday through August. Come check out our new products!
Ted Boyd of Center City Partners and the new Board Chair of the Common Grounds Farm Stand shared the following inspirational story with us at a recent meeting: The issue of homelessness is of tremendous importance to me. It was not a cause that I sought out, rather one that sought me. I lived in … Continue reading »
This week, we’re looking forward to sweet corn at the market! For a little inspiration on some new and classic ways to bring this delicious vegetable to your table, here are our recommendations for this weeks delightful sweet corn. Feel free to share your own ideas in the comments section! + Kristina Burke’s Corn Salad … Continue reading »
Here at CGFS, we very much enjoy the tradition of Southern Hospitality, and we’re making sure you get to know your neighbor. This month, we’re highlighting the growers at Avondale Community Garden that contribute delicious produce to the market. Get to know them a little better! Name: Avondale Presbyterian Church’s Community Garden Favorite thing … Continue reading »
Did you know that all of our proceeds go to Urban Ministry Center? Learn more about this organization, passionately dedicated to ending homelessness in Charlotte. Urban Ministry Center Website