"They give that they may live,

for to withhold is to perish."

"The Prophet" by Khalil Gibran

Our Founder (in a nutshell)

My name is Elan Naftali Wischkin.

-Founder of The Giving Hemp

-Connecticut born, raised, and educated

-Degrees in Business Marketing and Social Work & Community Organization

-World traveler, Organic Farmer, Homesteading Hobbyist and Wannabe Singer/Songwriter

-Self-proclaimed Punologist

-Gemini (Sun, Moon, Rising, Venus, Chiron... yikes!)


Our vision is to connect with a broader group of like-minded individuals, businesses and organizations in Fairfield County, CT who are taking actionable steps towards building and maintaining a vibrant, healthy, and nurturing environment for themselves and those around them.

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