Bonjour à tous!
Nous serons au potager ce vendredi de 4-5PM environ pour faire un peu de travaille dans le potager. Nous avons des plants à enlever et toujours des tomates à cueillir.
RSVP si vous voulez être des nôtres. Si vous avez d’autres disponibilités cette semaine ou la prochaine, laissez-nous savoir aussi.
We will be at the garden on Friday from 4-5ish PM to do a little clean-up and picking. There are a few plants that need to be removed and some tomatoes that remain to be picked.
RSVP if you would like to join us. If you have other availabilities this week or next, let us know!
Most of the vegetable we grow are donated to local food banks , good causes or charities such as the following…
West Island Volunteer Bureau , Meals on Wheels , Ste Anne de Bellevue Branch www.cabvwi.org
Services Communautaires On Rock Community Services www.onrock.org
West Island Mission http://www.westviewlife.org/#/missions/west-island-mission
St Columba by the Lake Food Ministry www.stcolumba.ca
We have also sold some produce in our local Provigo store as a fund-raiser
From left to right Daja Vodanovic , Brian Manning , Isabelle Anne Bisson ,Robert Brown , Francis Deroo , owner of Provigo Baie D’Urfe who is a proud Corporate sponsor of the FFYGP.
A BIG thank you for your presence and assistance last Friday 5 September. We picked a record number of tomatoes and greatly appreciated all of the helpful comments and recommendations as well as your hard work in the hot humid weather. We hope you made it back home before the storm!
This Friday, 12 September, we hosted a “pick-for-charity” event from 4:00-5:00PM. The vegetables that we picked will go toward a few food banks in the area that have greatly benefited from the garden’s vegetables this summer, including one that received the tomatoes you picked last Friday.