Nov. 9, 2012. F.A.R.M. Cafe invites the public to attend a fall festival fundraiser taking place on Wednesday, Nov. 14 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. All proceeds go toward helping feed those of less means within the High Country community.
The event features live music by local musicians and face painting. Other highlights, include Thanksgiving themed crafts and clogging by Arthur Grimes.
The suggested donation price is $8 for adults and $5 for children under the age of 10. Donations will be collected at the door upon arrival. Families, children, students and people of all ages are welcome. Donations of canned goods are also welcome to help stock the shelves at F.A.R.M. There will also be light food and refreshments.
The event is organized by students in the Department of Communication, on behalf of a fundraising course, in conjunction with F.A.R.M. Cafe.
About F.A.R.M. Cafe
F.A.R.M. Cafe is a local nonprofit organization whose mission is to build a healthy, inclusive community by providing high quality delicious meals produced by local sources served in a restaurant where everybody is welcome to eat regardless of means.
The name stands for Feed All Regardless of Means and is part of the One World Everybody Eats movement. Beginning in Salt Lake City, Utah One World Everybody Eats has inspired over 25 other cafes across the country. In May 2012, F.A.R.M. Cafe opened in the diner side of historic Boone Drug Downtown, located on King Street across from Mast General Store. F.A.R.M. Cafe has suggested prices based on plate size, and customers are invited to pay what they can afford. They may also pay more so those who cannot afford a meal will be subsidized.