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Our 2021 Impact Report Highlights

2,000+ acres of farmland supported by our farm programs
$56,000 in equivalent workforce support received by mentor farms through NFA
$762,000+ collectively earned by local, small businesses, putting over $1 million back into the local economy
$237,000+ redeemed in food assistance for low-income families
1,100 pounds of harvested produce donated to those in need

make a Donation

Countryside’s mission is to build a thriving local food community by connecting people, food, and land in and beyond Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Your support allows Countryside to offer its two seasonal farmers’ markets, operate food access programs to local families, support the Countryside Initiative park farm and provide training for beginning farmers through the New Farmer Academy.

ways to give

  1. Online – Become a Supporting Member by giving a recurring gift at any level using the form on this page or make a one-time donation to support our programs.
  2. By Phone – Donate by phone by calling Countryside at 234-334-4622.
  3. By Mail – Send a check payable to Countryside to:
    4965 Quick Road
    Peninsula, OH 44264
  4. Business and Corporate Sponsorship – If you love our programs, consider a sponsorship.
  5. Legacy Gifts and Farmland Donations – For giving lifetime gifts, please contact:
    Madison Letizia, Marketing & Development Specialist

Want to donate directly towards something tangible? Check out our program wishlists here.

Countryside is a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit.  All gifts are tax-deductible, and help us fulfill our mission to connect people, food, and land.

Give while you shop on Amazon!


Help us connect people, food, and land while you shop on Amazon! With AmazonSmile, a percentage of your purchase is donated to Countryside.

To get started, visit https://smile.amazon.com/ and select “Cuyahoga Valley Countryside Conservancy” as your charity. Don’t forget to bookmark the link so you can effortlessly support Countryside every time you shop!

To activate AmazonSmile when shopping in the Amazon app on a mobile device, go to settings within the app, select “AmazonSmile” and follow the instructions to set it up to give to “Cuyahoga Valley Countryside Conservancy”.

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