About Us

The Boston Food Forest Coalition (BFFC) is a non-profit community land trust for neighborhood “forest gardens”, with member sites in Dorchester, JP, East Boston, West End, and Mattapan. We engage hundreds of annual volunteers, host the Greater Boston Permaculture Guild, a Meetup with hundreds of annual events, and are building a growing community of practice sharing skills and gardening help. Read more

Our Mission

The Boston Food Forest Coalition (BFFC) is building nourishing relationships between neighbors, land, and food in the city. These three vital aspects of urban life are connected in a network of food forests stewarded by neighbors and community partners throughout the city. By restoring nature to the city we are healing ourselves, our neighborhoods, and Earth. Read more

Events

Date/Time Event
02/08/2020 - 11/14/2020
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Applied Permaculture Series 2020
09/19/2020
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Make Your Own Rainbarrels
Boston Nature Center, Mattapan Massachusetts
09/19/2020
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Build an Espalier or Trellis Workshop
Boston Nature Center, Mattapan Massachusetts
10/17/2020
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Winterizing Your Food Forest
Boston Nature Center, Mattapan Massachusetts
10/17/2020
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Let's go nuts! Collect and Process Local Acorns and Black Walnuts
Boston Nature Center, Mattapan Massachusetts

Food Solutions New England Hosts Challenge

21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge

REGISTER NOW Please join BFFC as we embark on the FSNE 21-Day Racial Equity Habit-Building Challenge together! As an organization, we are committed to understanding and undoing racism in our food system. By taking the Challenge, made up of small daily email prompts delivered each morning from March 30 through April 20, we can all easily participate in this transformative effort at our own pace.  Visit the FSNE Challenge website to register with your email address.

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