Who We Are

 

Who We Are:

  • The Wild Ramp is a non-profit organization. A volunteer board, composed of eleven local citizens, works to carry out our mission.
  • The Wild Ramp employs four paid staff members: Chasten Toler – Market Manager, Brittany Ward, Lydia Waybright, and Evan Gregory.
  • Daily operations are carried out by a dedicated group of more than 25 monthly volunteers plus a pool of more than 200 intermittent volunteers.
  • The Wild Ramp has more than 170 food producers and artisans.

 

What We Do:

  • The Wild Ramp provides a space for local food producers and artisans to sell their products.
  • Sales are on a consignment basis and producers set their own prices and 80% of the sale price goes back to producers.
  • The Wild Ramp offers a wide array of educational opportunities including cooking classes, agricultural workshops, and sustainability programs.
  • The Wild Ramp coordinates community events throughout the year to promote relationships between producers and the public.

 

By the Numbers:

  • July 12, 2012 – opening date
  • $1,283,987 – amount paid to producers from July 2012 through December 2016
  • 250 miles – all producers are located within 250 miles of Huntington
  • 75% – more than 75% of our producers are located within 50 miles of Huntington
  • 2,500 sq. ft. – the area of our new Central City location
  • 500 – the average number of volunteer hours recorded at The Wild Ramp each month

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