Harvest Dinner 2014

Thank you to our donors and attendees for celebrating the season with NOFA-NJ!


the evening includes:

**  Cocktail hour   *   Wines and craft beers   *   Farm-to-Table tastings from over a dozen of New Jersey's finest restaurants   *   Dessert room of pastries, ice cream and coffee   *   Music and dancing   *   Silent Auction  **

Event Details: 2015


Sunday, October 2015

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM 

Location TBA

Silent Auction The Harvest Dinner silent auction is a huge part of the success of this event and a great way to showcase your business/products to our expected crowd of 150 people.  Every business that donates to our silent auction will be recognized on our website and in promotional materials leading up to the event, and will be listed in the evening’s program.  As a donor, you may also provide business cards and other informational materials for display with their auction item(s) so that attendees can learn more about your services and products.  Your donation would be greatly appreciated and would help make our fundraiser a success! Contact Nita Melancon for more information (nmelancon@nofanj.org)!

Questions 908-371-1111

2014 Participating Vendors



















2014 Silent Auction Donations

Ala Cha Cha 

A "Taste of Turkey" basket, including certified organic olive oil, Pomegranate syrup, olive kit, Beypaari oregano, Adana pepper, chocolate-covered chick peas, and lokum (Turkish delight), with an Iznik trivet. 

Alstede Farms

A gift certificate for a family of 5 one-day admission and access to unlimited activities at Alstede Farms in Chester, NJ.

Basil Bandwagon

A basket of healthy products from Basil Bandwagon.

Blue Fish Clothing
An organic cotton hi-lo top, teal (printed), and organic cotton lawn pants in teal (printed).
Bucks County Playhouse 

A voucher for two mid-orchestra tickets for "Forever Plaid: Plaid Tidings" at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, PA. 

Caffrey Tree and Landscape 

A $100 gift card to Home Depot for organic lawn care products or items of your choice. 

Cathedral Consulting Group LLC
A business review and analysis of your business or non-profit with actionable recommendations, from Cathedral Consulting Group.
Count Basie Theatre

Two tickets to the Preservation Hall Jazz band with Allen Tousaint at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, NJ on October 19, 2014 at 7:30 PM.

Dana Lane Photography

A free Family Portrait Session in Dana Lane's Clinton, NJ studio or on location at Duke Farms in Hillsborough.

Fernbrook Farm CSA

One-half 2015 CSA share from Fernbrook Farm CSA in Bordentown, NJ.

Green Duchess Farm

One pasture-raised heritage Thanksgiving turkey, raised on pasture with local, non-GMO supplemental grain, from Green Duchess Farm in Somerset, NJ.

Hillsborough Massage Therapy
A gift certificate for one 60-minute massage.
Holly Thorn House Bed and Breakfast
 A one-night stay at Holly Thorn House Bed and Breakfast Inn in Whitehouse, NJ.
Hunterdon Hlils Playhouse

A gift certificate for two tickets to comedy or musical dinner theater performance during the 2014-15 season at the Hunterdon Hills Playhouse in Hampton, NJ.

Hyatt Morristown at Headquarters Plaza
A Friday evening stay at the Hyatt Morristown with breakfast for two in the Eclectic Grill.
Kiln' It 

A handmade pottery 10" serving bowl and 6" gravy boat with accompanying mixes. 

The Inn at Barley Sheaf Farm
Champagne brunch for two at the Barley Sheaf Inn in Holicong, PA.
Lincoln Landscaping, Inc.
Gift certificate for inoculating a property up to five acres with compost tea, activating the soil biology of the turf, trees, and gardens.
Luna Stage

A gift certificate for two tickets to a main stage production at Luna Stage in West Orange, NJ for the 2014-15 season.


A gift certificate for dinner for four at Mistral in Princeton, NJ.

Multiple NOFA-NJ Member Farms  Basket of seasonal produce and organic or natural products.   
New Hope and Ivyland Railroad

A Family Four Pack (two adult and two child coach fares) for any regularly scheduled Hourly Excursion train on the New Hope and Ivyland Railroad in New Hope, PA.

New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Two tickets to see "The Second City Does NJ: Paved and Confused" on November 7, 2014 at 8 p.m. in NJPAC's Victoria Theater in Newark, NJ.
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
Two orchestra level seats for a 2014-15 season NJSO concert at any venue (Newark, New Brunswick, Princeton or Morristown, NJ.)

Two tickets to the 25th Anniversary Winter Conference, January 23 - 24, 2015. 

Old York Cellars
A gift certificate for a wine and chocolate tasting with souvenir glasses for six persons at Old York Winery in Ringoes, NJ.
Organic Plant Care LLC

A gift certificate for a preventative ash tree disease injection treatment from Organic Plant Care LLC.

Paper Mill Playhouse

Two tickets to "Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike" by Christopher Durang, at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, NJ, any Wednesday, Thursday, or Sunday evening between 1/21/15 and 2/15/15.

Poplar Wood Farm

A basket of Fall's harvest bounty.

Poplar Wood Farm

A baby Nubian goat, ADGA registerable, choice of doeling or buckling. Available when weaned in July 2015.

Riverside Symphonia
A gift certificate for two tickets to Riverside Symphonia's season finale, "Ode to Joy," on May 4, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. (Lambertville, NJ).
Rutgers Nursery

One three gallon shrub and a $50 gift certificate from Rutgers Nursery.

Salon Botanique Eco-Chic

A gift certificate for a facial.


A basket of hair products, including shampoos, conditioner, styling products, and a wet brush, from Sculptor's Hair Salon. 

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey
Two tickets to any Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey production in the 2014 season; located in Madison, NJ.
Scussell Farm 

Gift certificates for 30 minute private riding lessons at Scussell Farm in Pittstown, NJ, with horse treats for the lesson horse. 

Sickles Market
A New Jersey Grand Gourmet gift basket from Sickles Market.
Somerset Patriots

A gift certificate for four upper box tickets to a 2015 season Somerset Patriots game in Bridgewater, NJ.

Steve & Cookie's
A $50 gift certificate for Steve & Cookie's by the Bay in Margate.
Stonybrook Meadows Farm 

A whole fresh ham (grassfed pork). 

Suzanne's Specialties 

A gift basket with organic products. 

Trenton Thunder
A gift certificate for four tickets for a 2015 game.
Valley Fall Farm 

A gift basket of garlic and honey. 

West Farm
Two pawpaw trees from select cultivars, 3-4' high in 14" trainer pots.
Winding Path Yoga

A gift certificate for two Yoga therapy consultation sessions with written take-home practice.

Zanya Spa Salon
A gift basket.