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Saturday, September 23rd, 2023, from 12-4 pm
The Massachusetts Avenue Project will host its 5th annual Raising the Roots for Food Equity—our signature fundraising event that supports the food justice work and educational programming MAP brings to the community.

The Massachusetts Avenue Project (MAP) invites you to our 5th Annual "Raising the Roots for Food Equity" fundraiser on Saturday, September 23rd from 12pm to 4pm at MAP's Urban Farm, Farmhouse and Community Food Training Center located at 387 Massachusetts Avenue.

This is a farm-to-fork tasting event featuring 9 local chefs and food businesses who will be preparing signature dishes starring seasonal produce grown by local farmers including MAP's urban farm. Guests can indulge in farm fresh foods along with a selection of beer, wine, and other beverages at various stations while enjoying live music, exploring our farm and various activities!

Taste farm fresh foods prepared by:

Big Big Table
Boom! Pie
Butter Block
Community Beer Works
Extra Extra Pizza
KT Caribbean Cuisine
Mint & Plant Soul Vegan
Smita's Cookery

Sip on beverages brewed & crafted by:

Community Beer Works
Resurgence Brewing Co. & BlackBird Cider Works
Paradise Wine
Foolish Coffee
Have fun on the farm with:

Live Music by Comienzos

Stitch Buffalo plant dye project
Bouquet Bar
Honey Bee demo
Farm Tour
Art installation on the Farm

We believe that good food has the power to build strong communities, and that's exactly what Raising the Roots aims to achieve. By bringing together chefs, farmers, and food enthusiasts like us, we create a vibrant environment where we can all unite around our shared passion for a more equitable food system here in Buffalo. We hope you join us!

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