Hussagram: Summer lunches at Huss

Summer lunches start next week!

For the 7th year running, *culture is not optional is partnering with Three Rivers Community Schools to provide FREE summer lunches for kids at the Huss Project.  Any school-aged child, from anywhere, are eligible to receive a free lunch! Lunches will be distributed Monday through Friday from 11:45-noon, from June 10 to August 9 (there are no lunches on July 4). Lunch will…

Three Rivers Area Community Foundation

Community Foundation awards $20,000 to Imaginarium project

The Three Rivers Area Community Foundation recently awarded *culture is not optional, the Huss Project’s parent organization, a $20,000 grant for the Imaginarium to be made in two $10,000 payments. We are honored to receive the support from the Foundation, which continues to show community support for our work at Huss. The Imaginarium and Front…

Giant Step Campaign

Two more days to send us your ideas for the Imaginarium!

We’re a few weeks into our Giant Step Campaign to raise money for the Imaginarium at the Huss Project and we hope you’ve seen some of the renderings of the design vision for the project. We still want to hear your ideas about how we should use the space when it’s completed! Submit your idea with…

Giant Step Campaign Kick-off shares Imaginarium vision

The chilly first day of November was warmed with all the excited smiles coming through the doors of the Huss Project to discover the new plans for this historic building. With cups filled to the brim with hot cider and anticipation, our neighbors, friends, and even alumni from Huss’ school days all gathered together in…

2018 summer wrapup

Another Summer winds down at Huss

As the warm weather fades into autumn, we take a breath and reflect on just how much has happened at the Huss Project this summer. This season has been full to the brim with cultivating our urban farm, hosting summer lunches for our neighborhood, facilitating service-learning for Camp Tavor, and putting on our 9th annual…

Thank you for a great Future Festival!

Thank you for a great Future Festival!

Despite the threat of thunderstorms that forced a lot of activities inside, we had a great day at the ninth annual Huss Future Festival on Saturday because of the generous and joyful participation of organizations, businesses, artists, musicians, volunteers, and visitors alike. Thank you, thank you, thank you to all of our neighbors who helped…

Rummage sale

Get ready for rummage! Donations & volunteers needed!

Spring is springing, summer is on the way, and we’re getting ready for our big annual rummage sale as part of Huss Future Fest 2018! Upcoming needs include RUMMAGE DONATIONS and VOLUNTEERS to help with sorting and organizing donated items. Here are some dates to mark down on your calendar and plan your spring cleaning…

Dollar for Dollar Campaign

Dollar for Dollar Campaign: Donations matched until December 12!

Our Dollar for Dollar Campaign officially launches today! From now until December 12, all donations will be matched by a generous donor (up to $5,000). You can donate online today to help us reach our $10,000 goal! We’ll update our progress on the site throughout the campaign. Donations will help us continue our community development…

Future Festival 2017 photos

Future Festival 2017 photos are now online!

We’ve just uploaded over 100 photos to our Future Festival 2017 album. You can now check out all of our Photo Booth pictures and see images from throughout the day. Thank you again to all of the volunteers, artists, musicians, organizations, food vendors, farmers, and visitors who made this year’s Festival such a great event!

Future Festival 2017 photo booth

Check out this year’s Future Festival 2017 photo booth!

We’re still working on organizing and uploading more photos from Future Festival, but this year’s photo booth pictures are up and they’re fantastic! Head on over to our Huss Future Festival 2017 album on Flickr to see all of this year’s pictures.

Delicious options at Future Fest Farmers' Market and food vendors

Tasty options at Future Fest Farmers’ Market and vendors

What does it look like to do your grocery shopping at a Farmers’ Market? It looks like free blueberry samples, and huge baskets of fresh-picked corn. It looks like picking out the very best tomatoes, the ones you want to be at the peak of ripeness for your salad on Tuesday, or your spaghetti sauce…

Family-friendly fun at Huss Future Fest!

Family-friendly fun at Huss Future Fest!

Ready for some fun for the whole family? One of the reasons kids love Future Fest is because of the games and activities where they can learn, create, and be active! We’ve got a whole line-up of things for kids to enjoy: The Community Carnival is back for the fifth year running! Organizations from the…