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Open Tuesday July 2nd for the Holiday Week

Open Tuesday July 2nd for the Holiday Week

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!

Wild Hope Wild Success!

Wild Hope Wild Success!

After days of drenching spring rain, the opportunity to visit the idyllic setting of Tim and Sarah Belk’s farm was the perfect summer kick-off. The Belk’s Chester, SC, farm was the location of the first Wild Hope Family Music Fest, featuring young, up and coming bluegrass musicians, and raising money to benefit Common Grounds Farm … Continue reading

Harriet Long

Harriet Long

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

Message From Our New Board Chair, Ted Boyd

Message From Our New Board Chair, Ted Boyd

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

Urban Ministry Center

Urban Ministry Center

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