Help Grow The Edge Community Garden
The Edge Foursquare Church is starting a community garden to serve the community at-large and compliment the work done by our local food bank, school food backpack program, and the BuyNothing Facebook groups. You can help grow The Edge Community Garden by sharing your time, talent, and treasure. We will be needing volunteers to help assemble, plant, water, pick, and distribute food. Contact our project manager Kile Rury if you’d like to help or become a member of our Facebook group. You can give a tax deductible gift directly through our Donate or GoFundMe page or mail a check with Comment: Community Garden to The Edge Foursquare Church, 3306 Meridian Avenue E, Edgewood, WA 98371.
Enter Garden Related Contests
There are several garden related contests for seeds, planters, greenhouses etc that you can enter and donate to The Edge Community Garden to help us grow or reduce costs.
SeedNeeds Mega Garden Giveaway
Win seeds and other items ($400 value) for The Edge Community Garden by entering and sharing before April 22. Click here https://www.myseedneeds.com/pages/2019-giveaway
Executive Gardener GreenStalk Giveaway
Win a GreenStalk Vertical Planter for The Edge Community Garden or yourself.
Intentionally growing food to give away can help those in need.
The Edge Foursquare Church is starting a community garden to serve the community at-large by using GreenStalk Vertical Planters . We also have a large field that could easily support crops like corn and vine crops in the future. As a demonstration garden, we want to encourage community members to grow their own gardens and share from their abundance, to reach even more people.
These GreenStalks would primarily be salad garden planters and include varieties of lettuce, kale, swiss chard, bok choi, spinach, carrots, everbearing strawberries, and cherry tomatoes, that people would regularly use for healthy meals.
We received a bulk shipment of Five Tier GreenStalk Vertical Planters + Movers at a 50% nonprofit discount. Now we need funds for potting soil, fertilizer, and seeds for these planters.
Our community garden project manager owns a GreenStalk and has already been sharing the abundance it produces with the community. His experience with the GreenStalk Vertical Planter, growing up on a farm, and experience with raised beds caused him to realize that this would be the easiest and most productive way to do a community garden. They also help conserve on precious water resources compared to other methods. Learn about what a GreenStalk is.
Want Your Own GreenStalk Vertical Planter?
Kile has pre-ordered 2 extra GreenStalk Vertical Planter for sale at the lowest price ever of $127 (regularly $205), with proceeds going to The Edge Community Garden.
Use can also use our affiliate link http://lddy.no/63gz and coupon code TheEdgeGardens to receive $10 off a GreenStalk Vertical Planter and The Edge Community Garden will receive 10% of your total order.
If you have questions about GreenStalk Vertical Planters or have interest in volunteering, please contact Kile Rury. We will be needing volunteers to help assemble, plant, water, pick, and distribute food.