Community Garden at Corpening YMCA

The Community Garden at YMCA contains 13 raised beds (12’x4’).  The construction of the beds was funded with a grant from BCBS-NC in 2012.  In 2013, 10 of the beds will be used to raise fresh produce for the food insecure in the community.

Garden Information

Started:

2012

County:

McDowell

Participant Count:

Less than 10

Organization:

Plot/Allotment Garden

Plot Count:

Less than 10

Type:Food bank garden Size:

Less than 1/4 acre

Primary Production:

Vegetables

Primarily Served:

The garden serves as a teaching and demonstration garden that provides food for county food pantries.


Affiliated Organization

Type Name Website Phone Email
Cooperative Extension NCCES-McDowell County Center View site 828-652-8104 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Non-profit organization Corpening YMCA View site - .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Contact Information

Land Ownership:

Private Land
Corpening YMCA
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Garden Contact:

Molly Sandfoss
828-652-8104
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Hali Colligan

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Garden Location:

348 Grace Corpening Drive, Marion, NC 28752, USA