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.
186 donations from individuals and groups from 21 states
26,440 tomato plants distributed
4,428 families in 18 Ohio counties grew their own vegetables
Community Gardens in Jackson, Athens, and Highland Counties harvested produce for area food pantries.
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, 2018
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.