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Category: Seeds for the Needy Project | Posted: Mon Mar 17, 2008 3:21 pm

I am happy to report that my Need for Seed (Seeds for the Needy) project is already taking off! I am sending out the first round of seeds today!

I feel really good doing this project. Gardening is not merely good food (with the nutrition still in it), but good for the soul. I believe helping someone to feed themselves is is uplifting to both the giver and the receiver. Plus, to actually have something from one's own efforts--rather than a handout--is important to people meanwhile building confidence.

Gardening is a great family project--everyone can participate. I have some folks growing out stuff for the elderly in the neighborhood.

This is very fulfilling.

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Frank wrote on Mon Mar 17, 2008 3:26 pm:

Well done Robin, glad to hear you are seeing some fruits from your efforts. Continued success.


Droopy wrote on Mon Mar 17, 2008 3:29 pm:

Congratulations so far, Robin, well done.


Netty wrote on Mon Mar 17, 2008 3:35 pm:

You are doing a great thing Robin. Congratulations!


glendann wrote on Mon Mar 17, 2008 3:51 pm:

I'm glad all is doing so good Robin.


eileen wrote on Mon Mar 17, 2008 5:19 pm:

Your idea is definately a winner Robin and I'm glad you're making a difference for others. I hope all their seeds germinate and produce healthy crops.


kuntrygal wrote on Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:13 pm:

Congratulations on your on your labor of love and thoughts for others.


SongofJoy57 wrote on Mon Mar 17, 2008 10:10 pm:

That is wonderful. I am glad things are jelling.

Robin282 wrote on Thu Apr 17, 2008 2:57 am:

I have just sent out my THIRD round of seed "care packages"! I have mailed dozens of "gardens" to families.

Thanks for the positive feedback.

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