A new farm is getting established. But Jerusalem Farm is located in the heart of the city. On Tuesday May 1 (about 9 months after the effort commenced) leaders, community members, and friends of the Farm gathered for a dedication Mass to celebrate the “birth” of this exciting new project and community.
Welcoming friends to the farm.
Gathering for Mass in the newly renovated dining room.
(The dining room three days earlier.)
Dave Armstrong, founder and Chairman of the Board of Jerusalem Farm.
Guests enjoy the comedic stylings of Dave Armstrong as he introduces the Farm.
Blessing the Board of Directors and leaders of Jerusalem Farm at the end of Mass.
Sharing a potluck meal of homemade and locally-grown food.
During a video interview, project coordinator Jordan Schiele explains key concepts of the Farm with his wife, Jessie, executive director.
This is just the beginning, for Jerusalem Farm and for this photographic story.