Become a Member

Donate $25 or more, and you’ll instantly become a member of ACORN and receive a “Grow Local!” sticker.

Donate $50 or more, become a member of ACORN, receive the "Grow Local!" sticker, and receive an ACORN Passport Card – good for discounts and promotions at local food and drink businesses across the area. All members receive at least a 10% discount on ACORN events, including the Tour de Farms and quarterly food and drink education classes.


If you’d like to volunteer for ACORN, please email for current opportunities. If you have a volunteer opportunity to submit for your organization, please use our Contact Form to share your idea. When submitting volunteer opportunities, please keep in mind the following guidelines: The opportunity should be based in Addison County and related to the mission of ACORN. Be sure to include telephone contact information and specific date/s if not ongoing. Please give some specifics about what the volunteers will be doing. We’ll review your idea and get back to you as soon as possible.

Sign Up for Our Newsletter

Signing up for Cultivating Connections, monthly newsletters is fast and easy.

We promise we’ll only send meaningful opinion pieces and updates on ACORN’s events, activities and projects. Simply enter your email address in the box on the right side and you'll be registered! Once registered, you’ll receive monthly emails about what's happening around the Champlain Valley's food community, from job openings and workshops to local food promotions and ACORN updates.

Thanks for supporting ACORN, and we look forward to staying in touch with you.


ACORN is a registered 501(c)(3) Organization; All donations are tax-deductible.

Donations through PayPal are fast and reliable, allowing for bank transfers and/or credit card payments with or without a PayPal account.

Please use the provided button to donate via PayPal.

Alternatively, checks payable to ACORN may be mailed to ACORN, P.O. Box 65, Middlebury, VT 05753 o

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We’re so grateful for you! Please continue supporting Addison County Relocalization Network Inc. with Giving Assistant while shopping at great places like Best Buy and Hobby Lobby.

Thanks sincerely for your support!.