Now Accepting Applications for 2017 Pod Site Providers
What is the GARDENS POD PROJECT?
The GARDENS Pod Project stems from the concept of a community garden, except the pods tend to be smaller, mobile, raised beds that are easier to maintain and dispersed to various locations within the South Etobicoke community.
Pods are defined as ‘sites’ that serve the end goal of supplying food to persons that are food insecure. There are three pod classifications, an organization pod, a residential pod and community pod.
2017 APPLICATION FORM – Download HERE
Please complete the fill-able PDF application form and submit it to firstname.lastname@example.org by APRIL 15, 2017
We Want to Hear From YOU
Please take our survey to get the community perspective on the project – HERE
In 2016, a total of 122kg of produce was donated in South Etobicoke from the various pods.
The GARDENS Pod Project in 2016 installed planters at various pod site
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