Abundance Farm is an emerging one acre farm and outdoor classroom located on Prospect Street adjacent to Congregation B’nai Israel, just off the bike path and within a few hundred feet of the Northampton Survival Center and Lander Grinspoon Academy (LGA). Abundance Farm is a meaningful partnership between the Jewish community of Northampton and Northampton’s Survival Center. Abundance Farm will be a special oasis in Northampton where people of all ages and backgrounds are drawn for community, learning and nourishment.
To practice and promote core Jewish values of social justice and environmental stewardship, while serving as a catalyst for Jewish identity and community building through innovative outdoor education.
Abundance Farm will be a place where:
● Commitments to food justice and environmental stewardship are inspired and expressed
● Strong community is built across age, faith and background
● Experiential, land-based education teaches environmental sustainability, permaculture principles and
Jewish ecological wisdom
● Jewish life and learning are experienced as joyful, meaningful and relevant to today’s world