Garden Project

WE ARE MONITORING THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS IN THE REGION. GARDENS AND RESOURCES MAY BE IMPACTED AS WE RESPOND TO THE CURRENT PUBLIC HEALTH NEED. GARDENS WILL BE OPENED AND RESOURCE DISTRIBUTION RESUMED, WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO. Thank you for understanding.

Growing Healthy Food, Cultivating Community

Greater Lansing Food Bank’s Garden Project provides access to land, how-to education, free seeds and plants, tool lending, a networking hub and more so that all community members can have access to fresh healthy food through gardening opportunities. We support a network of nearly 115 community gardens and over 500 home gardens, helping to feed more than 8,000 people across mid-Michigan. Some community gardens serve large refugee populations, others integrate school curricula, some grow for donation, and others are simply neighborhood gathering spaces to grow a stronger community. We would love to have you join us! Learn more under the tabs to the left, or contact us anytime at (517) 853-7809 or gardenproject@glfoodbank.org.

The most current Garden Notes Newsletter is here!

Grow-A-Row: We encourage all gardeners to grow extra veggies to participate in our Grow-A-Row Initiative by donating garden-grown produce to their local pantry. Follow the link for a listing of agencies that can accept on-site donations of fresh produce, and some advice on which items are in highest demand.

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