Plant a Row for the Hungry - Plant A Row El Dorado County, California


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Plant a Row for the Hungry - Plant A Row El Dorado County, California

  1. 1. Plant a Row for the Hungry Food Bank of El Dorado County 6655 Merchandise Way (off Enterprise Drive) Diamond Springs, CA 95619 SUMMER 2012 (530) 621-9950 These local groups welcome your donations of fresh produce. The Food Bank is the local food clearinghouse; they distribute food to agencies and hunger projects throughout the county. T hey are open M-F from 8:30—2:30 and would love to have your fresh produce.Please contact individual programs before delivery to verify current days and times for Green Valley Church 3500 Missouri Flat Roadout the El Dorado County Plant a Row for the Hungry website donations. Check ( for updated information and additions to this list. Placerville, CA 95619 (between K-Mart and Office of Education) (530) 622-3231 They can accept donations on Fridays from 9-12 and Saturdays from 8:30 –12:00 Food Bank of El Dorado County Light of the Hills Lutheran Church Light of the Hills Lutheran Church Rd.6230 Enterprise Drive off Missouri Flat 3100 Rodeo Drive behind Burke’s JunctionDiamond Springs, CA (behind Burke’s Junction) 3100 Rodeo Drive 95619 Cameron Park, CA 95682530-621-9950 Cameron Park, CA 530-677-9536The Food Bank is the local food clearinghouse; they distribute food to Food giveaways are 12:00-1:00 the first 3 Tuesdays of each month. 530-677-9536 hunger projects throughout the county. Contact many agencies and Food deliveries aretheir community partners. They are open for them for info on all welcome Tuesdays 10—11. Pioneer Bible Church . donations 8:00-3:00, Monday thru Friday. 6851 Mount Aukum Road on E-16 south New Morning Youth and Family Services Shelter CA 95656 SHARE Somerset, of Fairplay1031 Thompson Way 530-620-4859 3100 Spanish Ravine Rd. (behind McDonalds, past the Fire Dept. off Main St.) off Cedar Ravine They have food giveaways 1:30-2:30 on Wednesdays and 12:00-Placerville, CA 95667 Placerville by Sierra School 1:00 most Fridays. Please contact the church to arrange donations.530-626-8299 530-626-4190 This 6-bedis a jointwould of 15 churches inquantities of fresh produce. SHARE facility effort welcome small the Placerville area Pollock Pines Community Church and is located below Federated Church. SHARE is 6361 Pony Express Trail open 10:00-12:45 on Monday thru Friday. west of Safeway Pioneer Bible Church Pollock Pines, CA 95726 Upper Room 6851 Mount Aukum Road (on E-16 south of Fairplay) 530-644-21331868 Broadway 95656 Food can generally be donated from 9-12 and 1-4 Tuesday - Friday. Somerset, CA between Schnell SchoolPlacerville, CA 95667 530-620-4859 Rd. & Point View Drive Rolling Hills Christian Church530-621-7730 food giveaways weekly on Wednesdays and Fridays (except the 2nd Friday) at 1:30 PM, and would welcome The church has 800 White Rock Rd This all-volunteer program serves dinner every evening. The Upper donations on those days. Room is open daily for donations from 2:00-5:30. El Dorado Hills just west of 916-939-3527 Latrobe Rd. Progress House Inc. They have a food giveaway on the 2nd Tuesday of each month sponsored by the Food Bank. Please call for dona-2844 Coloma Street just north of Bee tion options.Placerville, CA 95667 Street530-626-9240 Seventh Day Adventist Church-Camino Progress House is a drug/alcohol rehab program with multiple sites 3520 Carson Road that welcome your donations. Please call to arrange a delivery time. west of Camino exit 838 Beach Court 5494 Pony Express Trail Camino, CA 95709 Coloma, CA Camino, CA 530-644-2577 (Donna Peterson) 530-626-7252 530-644-3758 530-644-1196 (Dorene Laird) 5607 Mt. Murphy Rd. Their food closet is open 8:30-12:30 on Wednesday. Donations Garden Valley, CA can also be accepted 8:30-10:30 on Tuesday. 530-333-9460 Seventh Day Adventist just west of Missouri Green Valley Church Church-Placerville Flat/Hwy 50 exit3500 Missouri Flat Road 6831 Mother Lode Dr. between K-Mart and thePlacerville, CA 95619 EDC Office of Education Placerville, CA 95667530-622-3231 530-622-2446They accept donations 9:00-12:00 and 1:00-5:00 on Monday-Thursday Their food closet is open 9:00-12:00 on Wednesday. Donations and 9:00-12:00 and 1:00-3:00 on Friday. can also be accepted 9:00-12:00 on Tuesday.Plant a Row for the Hungry is an international project ( that encourages gardeners to share their produce with needy folks in their community. Whether you intentionally planted extra crops for the Plant a Row for the Hungry project or just have some extra fruits and veggies to share, we hope that you’ll donate to one or more of these local hunger programs. If you have a group that would like to help with harvest of produce from the Plant a Row for the Hungry beds at the Hope Community Garden or other gardens, or you know of food closets or hunger projects to add to this list, please contact Robin Stanley at 530-644-1631 or