Fruit Distribution Information
Volunteer Portion (1/3)
To be split among the volunteers who are at the pick
Charity Portion (1/3)
Please drop off at one of the designated locations
Bread of Life, 3130 3rd Ave.; Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-3:00 pm, Saturday and Sunday 9:30 am-1:00 pm.
Treasure Our Young Ones Childcare Centre (Located next to the Port Alberni Friendship Centre) or Port Alberni Friendship Centre; Monday-Friday between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM
Nuu-chah-nulth Child and Youth Services; Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 10:00 am-4:00 pm at 4000 Stamp Ave.
Alberni Community and Women's Service Society; 3082 3rd Avenue, drop in side Monday-Friday 8:30 am-4:30 pm
- closed for an hour at 11:30 am for lunch
Salvation Army; 4835 Argyle st. Monday-Thursday 9:00 am-4:00 pm,
- Can drop off Friday as well if you call first (250-730-2393)
Hupacasath Office; 5500 Ahahswinis Dr, Monday to Thursday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Friday 8:00 am-12:00 pm
Kuu-Us Crisis; Saturday 11:00 am-2:00 pm, call 723-4050 to let them know you are bringing food and to get access at 4589 Adelaide St.
Homeowner Portion (1/3)
Give the homeowner any fruit that they would like up to 1/3 of the fruit picked.
Any portion the homeowner does not want will be sold to raise money for the gleaning project.
Extra fruit for selling can be dropped off at:
CMHA Healthy Harvest Farm; 4890 Beaver Creek Road Tuesday to Thursday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Dry Creek Community Garden (please email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know); anytime at 4th Ave. and Napier St.
Any waste fruit can be either:
- taken by the volunteers for eating or composting, or
- taken to Dry Creek Community Garden (email email@example.com to let us know).
Thanks for helping us share the harvest! Happy picking!