The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

July 5, 2013

Free produce for seniors


WESTVILLE — Faith in Action South will help seniors on a fixed income put food on their tables while simultaneously preventing waste through its fourth summer of the Garden Share program.

Starting 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, seniors can pick up some free, fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs. The program will run from 10-11 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, rain or shine, throughout the summer in the Faith in Action South parking lot, 302 N. State St. In case of bad weather, Garden Share will move indoors.

Community members who have extra produce from their gardens can drop off items during business hours Monday-Wednesday and before 10 a.m. Thursdays at the Faith in Action South office,

For information, call 267-2752 or e-mail