Volunteer spotlight: Rachel Remillard finds solace harvesting for others

Volunteer Rachel Remillard has found peace working in Wayside’s vegetable garden while working on her recovery from drug abuse. “I just like being in this garden,” says Rachel, who speaks passionately of her work in the garden and at Community Meals. “It keeps me calm and happy. It’s been so helpful during rehab. I love working with everyone here. They have been so supportive of me and done so many nice things.” More about Volunteer spotlight: Rachel Remillard finds solace harvesting for others

Building harvest connections: Amy Witt

We recently spoke with master gardener Amy Witt, horticulturist with the University of Maine Cooperative Extension (Cumberland County) about her passion for gardening and harvesting for the hungry. More about Building harvest connections: Amy Witt