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78th St. Heritage Farm

Clark County Food Bank garden for the community

2012 Program Results
  • Volunteers: 800
  • Acres: 10
  • Donation: 33,000 pounds of carrots and 21,584 pounds of other vegetables

The food bank garden provides free, vegetables to community members in need. The acreage is maintained by the Clark County Food Bank, Churches in Partnership, Larch Correction Center and community volunteers.

All food produced is distributed to those in need through a network of 19 emergency food box pantries.

Volunteer opportunities

Who: You are invited to join us as often as you like. If you have a large group of eight or more, please call first to assure there is enough work to be accomplished.

What: Primarily weeding through July. Major harvesting activities such as digging, topping and washing produce begin in August.

When: Wednesdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., beginning in mid-June and continuing through the harvest in November.

Contact

If you would like to volunteer, please contact Bill Coleman at (360) 798-0489 or bill.coleman1@comcast.net.

 

 
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