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Caring Kitchen Project

April Cunningham, Project Manager and Head Chef


Tel: (707) 467-3212


Our Cookbook is Here! 

Nourishing Community: Healing Recipes Made with Love tells the story of eight nonprofits, including NCO Caring Kitchen, working... [Read More]

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Community Wellness Projects

Our Community Wellness Projects respond to the unmet needs of our community. NCO identifies issues through the development of a community action plan, then looks at ways to successfully implement change. Much of what we... [Read More]

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Mendo Lake Food Hub

Ana-Victoria Salcido, Project Coordinator
Phone: (707) 467-3238

The purpose of the Mendo Lake Food Hub is to enhance the competitiveness and utilization of locally-grown specialty crops (fruits and vegetables, tree nuts, herbs, and... [Read More]

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The Gardens Project

Sarah Marshall,  Project Manager | (707) 462-1958

Lucy Kramer, Project Coordinator | (707) 467-3239

The Gardens Project of North Coast Opportunities seeks to relieve hunger and inadequate nutrition throughout Mendocino and Lake Counties by creating access to community-based... [Read More]

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Healthy Mendocino

Covid-19 staff update: Healthy Mendocino
(June 22, 2020)

  • Staff continue to work remotely.
  • Please call (707) 467-3228 and leave a message.
  • Email Healthy Mendocino staff at

Healthy Mendocino is a central hub for cross-sector collaboration to improve... [Read More]

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Nutrition Basics

The Nutrition Basics Project coordinates and collaborates with USDA-funded nutrition activities in Mendocino County. Past and present projects include:

  1. CalFresh Outreach recipe taste-tests and "Get a Raise with CalFresh" activities at credit unions, libraries, farmers markets, grocery stores, and... [Read More]
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Redwood Caregiver Resource Center

Program Director – Nancy Powers-Stone


Tel: (707) 542-0282

Tel: 1 (800) 834-1636

Fax: (707) 542-0552

Address: 1140 Sonoma Ave Suite 1B, Santa Rosa, CA  95401

The Redwood Caregiver Resource Center helps families and communities master the challenges of... [Read More]

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Volunteer Network

(Desplace hacia abajo para leer en español.)

The Volunteer Network of Lake and Mendocino Counties creates opportunities for people of all ages to volunteer, learn and lead in their communities. We strive to provide volunteers with... [Read More]

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Walk & Bike Mendocino

Contact: Sonja Burgal, Program Coordinator | (707) 467-3220

Walk and Bike Mendocino promotes walking and biking as a primary transportation choice in short distance travel in Mendocino County. Functioning as a program of the... [Read More]