“My grandfather used to say that once in your life you need a doctor, a lawyer, a policeman and a preacher, but every day, three times a day, you need a farmer.” ~ Brenda Schoepp
GREAT EXPERIENCE FOR EVERYONE
The TinCap Berry Farm has graciously donated a field for the community to glean and give to the local food banks. It is a great experience for Families, Friends, Schools, Youth Groups, Churches and You. You will be blessed by being a blessings. Yes… students you will get community hours too… Win Win!
GIVE BACK TO YOUR COMMUNITY
“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot,Nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” ― Dr. Seuss, The Lorax
MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Taking a few hours to glean potatoes makes an amazing difference to your community. Your investment blesses the local area Food Banks, Loaves & Fishes and Common Ground.
commUNITY GLEANING INFORMATION
WHEN: October 15th @ 9:00am – 5:00pm (Rain Dates October 22) LUNCH: Tailgate lunch provided ~ Chili & Soup WHERE: Tincap Berry Farm 5418 New Dublin Rd. (Across the Road) Tincap Ontario
WHY: For the last 7 years the Tincap Berry Farm has been giving back to their community. They plant a field of potatoes to be specifically gleaned/harvested and given away to the Local Food Charities. Last year they gave away 15,000lbs (6804 Kgs) to: • Brockville Harvest Share • Loaves & Fishes • Pier Community Outreach Common Ground • Prescott Food Bank • Prescott’s Kings Kitchen
BRING A FRIEND AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE
This year we want to make sure every potato gets dug up and bagged with you and your family & friends help.
So on October 15th bring your family/friends and come out to support your community with the simple act of pulling potatoes from the ground.
FYI STUDENTS: Students looking for community hours this is a great way to earn them.