Georgian Good Food Box (The)

Site: South Georgian Bay

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-445-9660
E-Mail gfoodbox@gmail.com
Website www.ggfb.ca/
Located In Community Collingwood
Address Collingwood, On
 
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Contact Information
Primary Contact Mark Redmond, Program Coordinator; Phone: (Residence) 705-444-9860; Email: markredm1947@gmail.com
Alternate Contact Ted Van den Hurk, Volunteer Coordinator (Stayner); Phone: (Residence) 705-428-5537; Email: tlvandenhurk@gmail.com
Volunteer Coordinator Joan Leonard, Volunteer Coordinator
Mailing Address 250 Erie St, Ste 104 
Collingwood, ON L9Y 1P7
Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides monthly box of assorted of fresh fruits and vegetables available to anyone in the community. Bulk-ordering of fresh, high-quality produce, locally grown where possible, offers sizable savings 
 
Each box contains a monthly newsletter with health and dietary information along with produce information and recipes to prepare meals from the box. 
 
Sponsoring Individuals wanting to donate funds to purchase a Good Food Box for another individual can do so by stating the individual or the agency they wish to receive the box. The Georgian Good Food Box accepts donations to help support program infrastructure and help cover administrative costs. For information about being sponsored for a box or sponsoring another call for further details.
Hours Hours of operation for ordering and pickup locationvary by * please call or check website for information
Areas Served Blue Mountains ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Creemore ; New Lowell ; Wasaga Beach
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Orders 
Must be placed and prepaid by the second Wednesday of the month (can prepay for one month in advance) at any one of the following locations: 
 
Collingwood 
* Community Resource Centre, 199 Campbell St, Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm  
* Breaking Down Barriers (not available until after Dec 12, 2017) 
 
 
Wasaga Beach: 
* Wasaga Beach Public Library - 120 Glenwood Avenue  
* Dr. Redick's, River Rd Professional Centre, 587 River Rd W, Suite 1 - Mon 9 am-5 pm  
Tue 9 am-8 pm * Wed 8 am-8 pm * Thu 9 am-6 pm * Fri 8 am-2 pm * Sat 9 am-1 pm  
* South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre, 14 Ramblewood Drive (second floor), Wasaga Beach - Mon, Wed, Thu, 9 am-4:30 pm * Tue 9 am-7:30 pm * Fri 9 am-1 pm  
* Dr. Kitai and Dr. Watkin Ramblewood Medical Centre, 14 Ramblewood Drive, Unit 1during regular office hours 
 
Stayner: 
* Clearview Public Library, 201 Huron St. Tue,Thu 10:30 am-7:30 pm, Wed 10:30 am-5 pm, Fri 12 noon-7:3 0pm, Sat 10 am-4 pm 
* St Patrick's Church Hall, 215 Pine St 11 am-1 pm 
 
Creemore: 
* Call Lorna May 466-2759. Pickup arranged through Lorna May on the third Wednesday of the month from 11:30 am-2:30 pm 
 
Good Food boxes must be picked up on the third Wednesday of the month 
 
Pick up locations 
* Collingwood: Collingwood Legion, 490 Ontario Street (south parking lot door off Erie St) from 11:30 am-2 pm  
* Stayner: St Patrick's Hall from 11 am-1 pm  
* Creemore: St Luke's Anglican Church after 12 noon 
* Wasaga Beach  
Lions Den RecPlex Hall, 1724 Mosley St, from 10:30 am-12:30 pm  
Wasaga Beach Christian Church, 278 Main Street, 5 pm-7 pm
Languages English
Fees Service - $15/ box, $1 processing fee charged for online orders ; cash only at order locations * paypal payment accepted online(processing charge applies)
Other Details
Established Apr 2004
Elections The GGFB Board of Directors holds the Annual General Meeting at May
Physical Access Fully Accessible - at pack and pick up locations
Resources Pamphlet