This ministry partnership between the Lutheran Camping Corporation, the Lower Susquehanna Synod, and Hunger-Free Lancaster County, the Growing Project reclaims a portion of the acreage gifted to the Lutheran Camping Corporation for its original use, farming. The crops harvested are donated to assist individuals and families in need through the partnership with Hunger-Free Lancaster County. To volunteer as an individual, or a multi-generational group, youth group or family, sign up here or contact project director, Pastor Matt Lenahan at wfgp@wittelfarm.org.

Learn more and volunteer here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0949A9A72EA7FB6-48307411-wittel

Wittel Farm Growing Project Volunteer Waiver


Spring Season (Saturdays – 9:00-12:00)

This is a preparatory season in the greenhouse, around the grounds; planting seeds, trees, woodchipping, mulching, etc…

  • April 13
  • April 20
  • May 4
  • May 11

Summer Season

Weekly Planting, tending, harvesting, and distribution with volunteer support.  

June 1, 8 (9:00-12:00)

Starting the week of June 9—Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays.  9:00 am-3:00 pm.  Ending on August 31


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Dinner Church

Dinner Church

Dinner Church is a community gathered around a shared meal to listen, connect, sing, pray, eat, drink, and be with God in creation. Bring some food to share.

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Summer Eco-Education Days

Summer Eco-Education Days

We will explore the practices and benefits of ecological farming. Lunch included in the $10 registration fee.

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Summer Eco-Education Days

Summer Eco-Education Days

We will explore the practices and benefits of ecological farming. Lunch included in the $10 registration fee.

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Dinner Church

Dinner Church

Dinner Church is a community gathered around a shared meal to listen, connect, sing, pray, eat, drink, and be with God in creation. Bring some food to share.

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