Growing Food, Growing Community

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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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.

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Source: Greater Boston Food Bank,

Watch Gaining Ground in action!

In December 2015, we had a community barn raising. Learn more about our mission and get a glimpse of hundreds of volunteers raising the barn that we will start using next season.

Check out this video by Infinite Canvas Films.

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! »