Plant a Row for the Hungry - Twin Cities, University of MinnesotaDocument Transcript
Vegetable Gardeners Wanted!When you plan your garden this year, please join the thousands of gardeners who “Plant a Row for the Hungry.”“Plant a Row for the Hungry” is a people helpingpeople program. There is no money involved,just you, your garden, and the opportunity tolend a hand to people in our town who are notsure where their next meal is coming from.There are two important ways that you, the home gardener, can getinvolved in the “Plant a Row for the Hungry” program. The first way issimple. Just donate any excess vegetables, fruits or herbs that you may have during the growing season. The second way to become involved would be to actually “Plant a Row” in your vegetable garden just “for the Hungry” and donate all the vegetables produced from that row to the food shelf. Donating your fresh produce is easy. The Red Wing Area Food Shelf is located at the First Lutheran Church at 615West 5th St. in Red Wing. The Food Shelf entrance is on the WestAvenue side and there is a canopy above the stairway that has “FOODSHELF” written on it. The Food Shelf is open Tuesdaysand Thursdays from 4 to 6 p.m. and Fridays from 11a.m. to 2 p.m.If you would like to donate during off-hours, please leave your freshproduce at the bottom of the steps and then leave a message at any ofthese numbers: Craig 388-5985, Mary 388-2698 or Monty 388-8662. For more information, please call the above numbers or email firstname.lastname@example.org.