We are aware that a former volunteer with our organization is putting out quite a bit of misinformation regarding the Attleboro Farmers Market. Normally we ignore this kind of stuff and let our hard work and overwhelming success speak for itself. We as a Board are proud of our 9 years of dedication that has lead us to being named the #1 Farmers Market in the state! It’s unfortunate that such a wonderful asset to our community, and the people who run it, are under attack… Again.
The Attleboro Farmers Market is a not-for-profit corporation that each year files our incorporation papers necessary under the general laws of the Commonwealth (starting in 2011). We are current and our corporation is legal. The Annual report for this season was filed April 26, 2019 and then certified by the state on June 28, 2019.
Collectively we will be forever grateful to Councilor Conti for bringing us all together 10 years ago at the Attleboro Public Library to figure out how to revitalize the decades old downtown farmers market. It was a sad day when Mr. Conti and his wife resigned their volunteer duties two years into the revitalization as a result of an escalating disagreement between the Market and the Attleboro Public Library Board of Trustees.Continue reading “Responding to misinformation”