Organization Profile

Shalom Farms and United Methodist Urban Ministries of Richmond: Begun in the fall of 2008, Shalom Farms is a nonprofit community farm project with the overarching goal of increasing food security in the Richmond region, particularly in low-income urban neighborhoods. A collaboration with many diverse and expert partners, the project is attaining its goal by: 1) providing fresh and healthy produce to underserved communities; 2) providing educational training to children and adults on growing food, nutrition, and food-based entrepreneurship; and 3) linking community groups to a wide range of food security resources and partners.

Hunger & Homelessness
Families, Homeless, Low-income Communities, Other, Immigrants, Refugees or Ethnic Groups
Farm: 2676 Venita Road, Midlothian, VA, 23113