Food Bank Farm

Site: Sault Ste Marie

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Description & Services
Description (Agency) Produces high quality vegetables for individuals and families in need in the hopes of reducing the impact of poverty on food security, health and welfare of individuals and families
Description (Service)
  • As a partner of the Soup Kitchen Community Centre, grows and provides produce (vegetables) that is: 
    • distributed directly to families and individuals in the community 
    • used by the Soup Kitchen to provide nutritious free meals 
    • used in Community Kitchen Programs where individuals learn to cook an economical healthy meal
     
  • Accepts donations through the Grow-A-Row initiative, where community home gardeners grow an extra row of vegetables in their own backyards to be dropped off at pick up locations throughout harvest season 
  • Offers volunteer opportunities on the farm in a variety of tasks, such as seeding, transplanting, harvesting, packaging, fertilizing and weeding
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information on the Grow-A-Row initiative, or on volunteering on the farm
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-255-1459
E-Mail colin@foodbankfarm.ca
Website foodbankfarm.ca
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Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 530 Maki Rd
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 5K8
 
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Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Grants - TSC Community Agriculture Grant; Epicure Foundation Grant Program ; Donations ; United Way - Community Endowment Fund