Your Gift Makes a Difference!

Thank you for your gift to Countryside! Your donation allows us to continue our work serving as a partner to Cuyahoga Valley National Park and as an innovator and advocate for building a sustainable food culture.


Our work helps to keep nearly 2,000 acres of farmland in sustainable production and supports 11 sustainable local farms and 80 additional Ohio small farm and food businesses. 
Countryside operates three farmers markets and a public food market that serve over 50,000 visitors each year, and provide hundreds of low income households with nutritional, locally grown fruits and vegetables through a special nutrition incentive program.


Your gift can be accepted in many ways. 

1.  Online -Make a one-time donation or a recurring monthly gift of $10 or more for an easy way to support Countryside throughout the year.

2.  By Phone - Donate by phone at 234-334-4622 

3. By Mail - send a check payable to Countryside to:
4965 Quick Road
Peninsula, OH 44264

4. Sponsor a Market - If you love our Farmers' Markets consider an individual or corporate market sponsorship

5. Gifting Assets - Countryside welcomes your gift of land, stock or other securities.  

6. Lasting Gifts - Give a unique and cherished Celebration of life milestone gift for weddings, retirement or as a legacy gift!



In Lasting Memory of our Founder Darwin Kelsey


We are so honored to accept your gift made in honor of this great man! We have created a special endowment in hopes that his vision and our work will continue for generations to come! To give to our endowment fund, you can make a gift directly to the Countryside Fund in Memory of Darwin Kelsey online, please click here. Or contact Tracy Emrick at (234) 334-4622 for more details.  






All gifts to Countryside are tax-deductible, and help us fulfill our mission to connect people, food, and land.