GREENER VILLAGE COMMUNITY FOOD CENTRE welcomes you!
IT TAKES A WHOLE COMMUNITY TO FEED A CHILD
- and the first Community Food Centre in New Brunswick is helping to improve food security for our low-income, vulnerable population.
We accept both FOOD and CLOTHING donations at our new location with convenient DROP-OFF BOXES for “after-hours” deliveries.
OUR FOOD DONATION
- effective December 6th, 2013:
We would appreciate receiving clean, reusable PLASTIC GROCERY BAGS in addition to the items listed below:
- TURKEYS – fresh or frozen – 10-12 lbs.
- 100% JUICE – 1 litre/family size
- 900g PASTA
- PASTA SAUCE
- NUT-FREE GRANOLA BARS
LOW SUPPLY ITEMS
- CHEEZ-WHIZ (for individuals with peanut allergies)
- PANCAKE MIX & SYRUP
- SODA CRACKERS (salted & unsalted)
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE DO NOT ACCEPT ANY FURNITURE, ELECTRONICS (including TV’s OR LEFT-OVER YARD SALE ITEMS.
FRESH IS BEST CLUB – Joining is easy, Food Bank clients or low income community members can fill out a registration form, pay $15.00 in advance by first week of the month, your fresh food box can be picked up at the Community Food Centre by mid month. You will receive $30.00 in value of fresh fruits and vegetables. Schedules available – email firstname.lastname@example.org
PLANT-A-ROW GROW-A-ROW – As part of your garden this year, plant and grow an extra row of your favourite veggies to donate to the Fredericton Food Bank.
We have a large cooler to keep your donations fresh!
For more information on Plant-A-Row Grow-A-Row go to this link:
NB COMMUNITY HARVEST GARDENS(NBCHG) – now offering the following “COOKING LOCAL” workshops at the Greener Village Community Food Centre. Host: Leah Anstis
APPLE BUTTER & APPLE CRISP – Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 at 6:30PM-8:00PM
Cost per workshop: NBCHG Members – $5, Non-members – $10
Space is limited – to register contact Vadini at 459-7461 or NBCHGardens@gmail.com
Go to the web site for more information www.nbchg.org
NBCHG Executive Committee is also looking for community members to help plan the latest community garden in Marysville. For more information contact Elizabeth or Edee 459-7461