Site: Mobile Service
|Description (Service)||Organizes free trips for low income people to pick farm produce that is offered by participating farmers/growers.
A Tree for the Picking - urban gleaning program involving private property owners in the city that have offered the produce from their fruit trees and gardens
Community volunteers are welcome to help coordinate a bus pick up location, monitor bus loads and/or pick for other community members or food banks. Student volunteers are welcome to complete their OSSD hours. Contact the coordinator
|Hours||Vary, contact for details
|Areas Served||Peterborough (County of)|
|Eligibility||Must be willing and able to do the work. Children under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult to supervise them. Everyone should be careful in very humid, hot weather - babies and those who have other illnesses are at risk.|
|Application||Registration required each year, call for information.
No questions are asked about income/expenses.
Organizers require gleaner's address phone number or email.
Address and Location
|Located In Community||Peterborough|
|Address & Map||
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|Physical Access||Not Accessible ; Participants must walk, bend, pick and carry. If the school buses are too difficult for some to get on and off of, a friend or relative should pick instead. Sometimes walkers with wheels can be used. Strollers or carts are allowed
Workshops are generally accessible
Contact for more information
|Office Phone||705-749-9977, call or text|
|Social Media||Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/500974931470321/?ref=share_group_link|
|Primary Contact||Lori Sainte, Coordinator; Phone: 705-749-9977; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|