Strengthens access to fresh local sustainably-grown organic food for people in need.
You can help DCCG plant seeds of hope and provide wholesome, fresh vegetables for those who struggle with food insecurity. DCCG grows thousands of pounds of healthy produce for DeKalb County individuals and families. DCCG also helps provide access to land and support for those who are able to grow their own food.
Now, you can help support the work of DCCG, and provide healthy, sustainably-grown fresh vegetables for your family at the same time. Join the Box of Hope Vegetables Program.
How It Works
You can subscribe for the season (20 weeks) or pay for boxes individually. If you subscribe for the season, the subscription is paid at the beginning of the season, June 12th and you can receive a beautiful and delicious 20 lb. box of vegetables weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly. A pick-up point near your home will be established for you to pick up your vegetables, or if this is difficult a delivery to your home can be arranged. The season will run June 12 to October 25, 20 weeks of delicious vegetables, fresh from the garden! Just fill out the form and mail with check to DeKalb County Community Gardens, PO Box 348, DeKalb IL 60115.
Options: Season subscription price: $25.00per box/ $15.00 per box for students, limited income, or seniors (65+) Individual Boxes $35.00 per box.
Season Subscription Rates: Weekly $500.00; bi-weekly, $250.00, Monthly $125.00