P.O. Box 603, 119 McKitterick Ave., Jackson, OH 45640

A mission project of the
United Methodist Church


Planting Hope

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: jamjar@midohio.twcbc.com

A bulletin insert is available to download below.

garden insert updated (doc)