Georgian Good Food Box (The)

Site: South Georgian Bay

Public Comments Georgian Good Food Box now accepts orders online. $1 Processing fee charge applies.
Office Phone 705-445-9660
Primary Contact Mark Redmond, Program Coordinator; Phone: (Residence) 705-444-9860; Email:
Alternate Contact Ted Van den Hurk, Volunteer Coordinator (Stayner); Phone: (Residence) 705-428-5537; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Joan Leonard, Volunteer Coordinator (Collingwood); Phone: (Residence) 705-445-9660
Primary Executive Loretta Stabile, Volunteer Coordinator (Wasaga Beach); Phone: 705-352-3555
Hours Hours of operation for ordering and pickup location vary by * please call or check website for information
Description and Service
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.
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Orders 
Must be placed and prepaid by the first Wednesday of the month (can prepay for one month in advance) at any one of the following locations: 
* Community Resource Centre, 28 Tracey Ln, Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm  
* Collingwood Public Library, main desk, 55 Ste Marie St, Mon-Thu 10 am-9 pm, Fri 10 am-8 pm, Sat 10 am-5 pm, Sun 1 pm-4 pm 
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 101 during regular office hours 
* 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 
* Creemore Public Library, 165 Library St Tue-Fri 10 am-5 pm, 7 pm-9 pm * Sat 10 am-4 pm 
New Lowell 
*New Lowell Public Library, 5237 County Rd 9 Tue, Fri 1 pm-6 pm * Wed-Thu 10 am-8 pm * Sat 10 am-2 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 Church Hall 11 am-12:30 pm  
Stayner Public Library after 1 pm-9 pm 
* Creemore: Creemore Public Library 12 pm-5 pm,7 pm-9 pm 
* New Lowell: New Lowell Public Library 1 pm-8 pm 
* Wasaga Beach
Lions Den RecPlex Hall, 1724 Mosley St, from 10:30 am-12:30 pm  
Wasaga Beach Community Church, 278 Main Street, 5 pm-7 pm 
Schools (for School Families only) Check with your school
Languages English
Fees Service - $18/ box, $1 processing fee charged for online orders ; cash only at order locations * paypal payment accepted online(processing charge applies)
Volunteer Description All volunteers donate their time and mileage to keep our expenses down to the cost of the produce, liners, newsletters and the delivery charge of our local wholesaler/supplier. Volunteer Coordinator, Joan Leonard can be reached at 445-9660.
Location Information
Areas Served Blue Mountains ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Creemore ; New Lowell ; Wasaga Beach
Located In Community Collingwood
Address & Map
Collingwood, On
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Mailing Address 421 Minnesota St 
Collingwood, ON L9Y 3S6
Physical Access Fully Accessible - at pack and pick up locations
Record Details
Elections The GGFB Board of Directors holds the Annual General Meeting at May
Print Material Pamphlet

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