Community Mercantile Educational Foundation, Inc.


901 Iowa
Lawrence, KS 66044


CMEF’s mission is to nourish and inspire personal well being, strengthen community connections, and support sustainable, local food systems. We fulfill our mission by creating beautiful and productive gardens, developing youth leaders, and using food as a transformative path to health.

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