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Want to get involved?

Whether you're a farmer, a food systems advocate, a business owner or a community member, we need you in order to build collective power. Thank you for your interest in supporting this work!

I'm a Farm Owner

It is crucial to uplift farmer voices, and to support other farmers in our community to build collective power. Farmers need to learn from each other, especially as they are starting out. If you would like to donate some of your time to mentor the future recipients of these funds or utilize your farm to fundraise, please reach out to us through our contact form.

I'm a Farm-worker or Aspiring Farm-Owner

It is crucial to uplift future farmers in this work, and to support other farmers in our community in order to achieve food systems change.

If you are an aspiring farmer looking to apply for the funds of the West MI Farmers of Land Fund, stay tuned for an application once we reach our fundraising goal! In the meantime, if you are looking to get involved in Farm Bill advocacy work, you can contact the National Young Farmers Coalition's Michigan Organizer at

I'm a Community Member

Thank you for your interest in supporting our work! Here are some ways you can get involved: Share our fundraiser regularly! This traffic helps our posts reach more people. Donate to the GoFundMe and invite others to join you If you have skills or knowledge in finance, social media, or graphic design, we may have a need for your expertise. Please fill out our form and we'll get back to you!

I'm a local Business Owner

We invite you to spread the word to your existing network, and consider how you can financially support this effort. Here are a some ways you could get involved, in addition to donating:

  • Host a raffle or promote a certain product with proceeds going towards the land fund. Some other local examples of this include the Sovengard’s fundraiser for us through their Cocktail for a Cause program, and the Dreamgoats gift basket collaboration.
  • Add an option on your checkout screen to “add a tip for the West MI Farmers of Color Land Fund”
  • Share our fundraiser with your customers on social media platforms
  • Match any donations made by your employees to the fundraiser.