Sidestreams Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c ) (3) nonprofit with the mission of building gardens and creating locally grown fresh food projects alongside people living in food desert communities.  The organization has been working in Madisonville since 2011 reusing vacant urban land, creating urban farms, building group and individual gardens, and sponsoring educational programs.
500 Gardens in Madisonville
Building and supporting urban gardens in Madisonville to give residents and businesses the chance to grow their own vegetables successfully.
500 Chickens in Madisonville
A network of enthusiastic people learning how to keep laying hens for egg production in an urban area.
Madisonville Garden Market
Selling fresh produce and eggs in the Lighthouse Community School Garden May-September on Thursdays and Saturday.
Newport Community Gardens
A network of gardens that function from community, to pantry, to production.

LCS Urban Agriculture Class
We support an elective class at Lighthouse Community School that teaches students how to grow their own food and raise chickens.

Through us you can experience hands-on short-term and long-term volunteer in Madisonville and Newport.
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