December’s Volunteer of the Month: Karen Irwin A special thanks to Karen Irwin, our Volunteer of the Month. Karen began volunteering at Heartland in the spring of 2012. As a retired educator, she wanted to volunteer outside the classroom and found Heartland to be a great fit for an outdoorsy former horse owner and animal […]
A big, warm Heartland ‘Thank-You’ goes out to Karen Irwin, our volunteer of the month! 1. So Karen, what do you do in your time outside of Heartland? I am an avid gardener, both perennials and vegetables. I enjoy working at the family property to maintain trails, veggie gardens, and a natural pond area. I […]
Doug & Martha Maxwell Many of you have probably seen Doug and Martha Maxwell around Heartland, but may not know that they live in the house next door and own the beautiful property and barn where Heartland Farm Sanctuary is located! We are forever grateful for your generosity and support. Read more about the Maxwells…
Many of you have probably seen Doug and Martha Maxwell around Heartland, but may not know that they live in the house next door and own the beautiful property and barn where Heartland Farm Sanctuary is located! Doug can often be seen helping spread the manure pile with his Bobcat (a huge undertaking) and giving […]
This month, we recognize Bob Walker, who works the Sunday AM shift at the barn. Thank you for all you do for Heartland! 1. What do you do in your time outside of Heartland? I spend a lot of time kayaking the local rivers and lakes in the warmer months, hiking and snow shoeing during […]
Support Heartland With Your Cuppa’ Joe Throughout the month of September, you can purchase Heartland Farm Sanctuary’s private label coffee at both the East and West locations of Willy Street Co-op! Just Coffee provides our private labels, which include “Clark’s Dark” (JustCoffee’s Dark Bolivian Blend) and “Good Morning Maxine!” (Just Coffee’s Medium Nicaraguan Roast). Just Coffee is worker-owned and their coffee is 100 percent fair […]
Thanks, Willy St Co-op! During each of our 8 weeks of Camp Heartland this summer, campers enjoyed healthy and delicious snacks thanks to the generosity of Willy Street Co-op East.
Jennifer Bunner is one of our volunteers with a specialty! She is our resident bird expert and a wealth of knowledge about the breeds and needs of ducks and chickens. Jennifer began volunteering at Heartland in March 2012 and now volunteers twice weekly at the barn. She checks each bird for changes in health and […]