Growing Food, Growing Community

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Gaining Ground, a non-profit organic farm in Concord, Massachusetts, grows vegetables and fruit with the help of hundreds of community volunteers and donates all of this fresh food to area meal programs and food pantries.

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News & Events

Visionaries in the Field of Hunger Relief

Join Gaining Ground for a multi-generational panel discussion with three visionaries who turned hunger awareness into hunger action: Doug Rauch—Founder, Daily Table; Katie Stagliano—Founder, Katie's Krops; and Ashley Stanley—Founder, Lovin' Spoonfuls. Come prepared to be inspired and join the discussion. If not you, who? If not now, when? Registration requested:

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Why is our mission important?


Of those in need in eastern Massachusetts, 47% earn too much to qualify for government assistance. Gaining Ground helps fill the gap.

Learn more about where our produce goes »

Source: Greater Boston Food Bank,

Watch Gaining Ground in action!

In 2014, we provided a weekly free farmers' market at a Lowell Head Start center for the children and their parents. 

Check out the video to learn more! »