Haymaker Farmers’ Market (HFM), a 501c3 organization, is the oldest producer only farmers’ market in Portage County and today announces the celebration of the markets 30th anniversary with a fundraiser brunch to be held at the Venice Café in Kent, Ohio on Sunday, September 18th from 11am-1pm. Jeff Crowe of Erie Street Kitchen and Venice Café will be the chef for this event.
The Socially Responsible Sweatshop of Kent (SRS) is dedicated to fighting food insecurity in Portage County, Ohio. They also support our environment using vintage sewing machines to create beautiful, useful, sellable items from textiles otherwise destined to the landfill. Supplies are donated by individuals and companies who support the SRS mission. The created items are lovingly crafted and priced affordably, with one hundred percent of the proceeds from sales donated to local agencies to fight food insecurity (hunger).