Anti-Hunger Coalition Timmins

Site: Timmins

Service: Timmins Community Gardens

Description & Services
Public Comments A volunteer project under the Timmins Family Health Team, Porcupine United Way, Timmins Economic Development Corporation, Mountjoy Independent Farmers Market, Mattagami Regional Conservation Authority, Anti-Hunger Coalition of Timmins, Porcupine Health Unit and community volunteers
Description (Service)
  • Offers parcels of land divided into small plots to provide local residents with access to fresh produce, support nutritional health, strengthen neighborhood connections, promote sustainability, and increase physical activity 
  • Works through volunteer community members who rent a plot for a minimal fee, then plant, tend and harvest the plots for a fresh food supply
 
Locations: 
  • The Kidd Operations Community Gardens Site (86 plots)  
  • Rotary Community Gardens - Northern College Site (36 plots)
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served South Porcupine ; Timmins
Eligibility
  • Any community members interested in gardening 
  • Requires individuals to supply own seeds and/or plants for individual plots
Application Registration required through the Timmins Economic Development Corporation
Languages English
Fees Service - $25 per plot for first year, $20 per plot each subsequent year
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-288-9701
Website www.antihungercoalition.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact James Parisi, Board Vice Chair; Email: timmins.community.gardens@gmail.com
Primary Executive Jennifer Vachon, Executive Director; Email: exec@antihungercoalition.com
Located In Community Timmins
Address 97 Pine St S
Timmins, ON P4N 2K1
 
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Mailing Address c/o Anti-Hunger Coalition Timmins 
70C Mountjoy St N, Suite 112 
Timmins, ON P4N 4V7
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Donations ; Fees