Gardner MA St. Paul’s Episcopal Church establishes Community Garden to benefit CAC

The Community Garden is located at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church on Cross Street in Gardner where the sign states, “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat” – Matthew 25:35. Distribution of food grown will occur through the Food Pantry of the Community Action Committee. The CAC serves disadvantaged individuals in Gardner, Ashburnham, Baldwinville, Hubbardston, Otter River, Templeton, and Westminster. Gardner CAC website, CLICK HERE. To donate to the CAC securely click here. St. Paul’s Episcopal Church website, CLICK HERE.

garden at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Gardner MA
Garden at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Gardner

The garden was funded by a $3,000 grant from the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts and will contain vegetables most commonly used by patrons of the CAC.

Mayor Nicholson at garden
Even Gardner Mayor Michael Nicholson helped plant the garden.