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

(740) 286-1320

A mission project of the United Methodist Church

A mission project of the United Methodist Church

A mission project of the United Methodist ChurchA mission project of the United Methodist ChurchA mission project of the United Methodist Church

Gardening

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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.  

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2019 GARDEN REPORT

  

168 donations from individuals and groups from 20 states

14.688 tomato plants distributed and 43,550 lbs. of seed potatoes

2,268 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. 

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YOU CAN HELP

  

Send Contributions of seed or money to:  

JAM GARDENING

Jackson Area Ministries 

119 McKitterick Ave

P.O. Box 603

Jackson, Ohio 45640

                                          Deadline for seeds: APRIL 15, 2020

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 Bulletin Insert(1) (docx)

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