Jackson Area Ministries Gardening Project helps people to help themselves. We help persons who have lost their jobs, senior citizens, and low-income families. In addition to seed potatoes and tomato plants, we collect and distribute beans (pole and bush), beets, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, corn, cucumbers, lettuce, pumpkins, radishes, spinach, squash, turnips, watermelon--just about anything that is hardy for zone 6.
176 donations from individuals and groups from 22 states
27,000 tomato plants distributed
3,235 families in 19 south eastern Ohio counties received seeds, tomato plants and/or seed potatoes
26 community gardens were planted
Youth volunteers planted 300 tomatoes plants in the Community Garden in Jackson.
Send Contributions of seed or money to:
Jackson Area Ministries
119 McKitterick Ave
P.O. Box 603
Jackson, Ohio 45640
Deadline for seeds: APRIL 15, 2019
We also schedule volunteers to help sort and count the seeds beginning in early April.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL, 1-888-237-3141 or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
A bulletin insert is available to download below.