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Share the Harvest 2013

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July 6 through September 21, 2013

Gardeners! Share the Harvest is back for it’s 20th year!

Philabundance is asking local and community gardeners to grow extra fruits and vegetables to later donate towards the fight against hunger. Schools, churches and other organizations are encouraged to dedicate gardens to Share the Harvest.

Share the Harvest is a program based on the “victory gardens” concept, from World War II. Home gardeners grow extra vegetables and donate them to Philabundance.

Donations from local gardens increase the supply of fresh vegetables to those in need of these essential sources of good nutrition. Unfortunately, fruits and vegetables are the first things cut from the grocery list when money is tight.SDC14722

Enjoy the feeling of helping others while you enjoy growing your garden.

Don’t forget to bring your excess fruits and veggies every Saturday morning from July 6th through September 21. From 10 a.m. to noon, drop-off tables are set up at select locations listed below.

All Share the Harvest drop-off sites will be closed on Saturday, August 31st in observance of Labor Day.

To show their appreciation, XTU is giving away a pair of PIT PASSES to see Keith Urban and Little Big Town at the Susquehanna Bank Center on September 14! Enter to win when you drop off your produce at participating sites.

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Philadelphia County

Laurel Hill Gardens
8125 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
P: 215-247-9490
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Bucks County

Carousel Gardens
591 Durham Road
Newtown, PA
P: 215-595-0202
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Seasons Garden Center
1069 River Road
PO Box 20
Washington Crossing, PA
P: 215-493-4226
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Chester County

Gardner’s Landscape Nursery
535 W. Uwchlan Avenue
Chester Springs, PA
P: 610-363-5455
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Montgomery County

Albrecht’s Garden Center Nursery
650 Montgomery Avenue
Narberth, PA
P: 610-664-4300
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St. Asaphs
27 Conshohocken State Road
Bala Cynwyd, PA
P: 610-664-0966
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Primex Garden Center
435 W. Glenside Avenue
Glenside, PA
215-887-7500
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Rhoads Garden
570 Dekalb Pike
North Wales, PA
P: 215-699-2207
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Delaware County

Linvilla Orchards
137 W. Knowlton Road
Media, PA 19063
P: 610-876-7116
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Camden County

Springdale Farms
1638 S. Springdale Road
Cherry Hill, NJ
P: 856-424-8674
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