Grey Bruce Good Food Box Program

Site: Meaford

Service: Meaford Good Food Box

Description
Description (Service) Collective buying program provides a grocery bin of fresh seasonal produce at a low price * Encourages healthier eating and promotes fresh fruits and vegetables * Produce is purchased in bulk at wholesale prices and the savings are passed on to participants
Service Details
Public Comments The GFB program is coordinated by volunteers from the community * Volunteers also are involved in sorting the produce, preparing and coordinating the pick up
Hours As specified in application section
Dates Sep-Jun
Areas Served Meaford
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Pre-order by: second Wed of the month 
Pre-order location: Rexall Pharmacy, 54 North Sykes St 
Pick up on: third Wed of the month 
Pick up location: Meaford-St. Vincent Community Centre, 51 Collingwood St W 
Pick up times: 12 noon-5:30 pm
Languages English
Fees $15-$20 per box* Subsidy may be available for large box, call for information
Address and Location
Located In Community Meaford (Town of)
Address & Map
Meaford-St. Vincent Community Centre,
51 Collingwood St W
Meaford, ON N4L 1K5
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Website https://www.publichealthgreybruce.on.ca/Your-Health/Eating-Well/Community-Food-Programs#GFBP
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/MeafordGoodFoodBox
Primary Contact Tom Trusler, Coordinator; Phone: 519-538-4654
Alternate Contact Laura Needham, Public Health Dietitian, Grey Bruce Health Unit; Phone: 519-376-9420 ext 1267; Email: l.needham@publichealthgreybruce.on.ca
Mailing Address c/o Grey Bruce Health Unit 
101 17th St E 
Owen Sound, ON N4K 0A5

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