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What do you get in a Green Food Box?

While fruits and vegetables differ every month, the Green Food Box contains staple produce such as lettuce, potatoes, carrots and apples, as well as seasonal favourites such as oranges, kiwis, cucumbers and squash.

Every box comes with simple and nutritious recipes for a monthly featured fruit or vegetable, with more information available in the “Links” section of the website.

How much does a Green Food Box cost?

The Green Food Box - $10:
This box contains fresh seasonal quality fruit and vegetables, with emphasis on staple items such as potatoes and apples.

The ‘Variety’ Green Food Box - $15:
This box contains a greater variety of seasonal and unique fruit and vegetables in exchange for some of the generic staple produce.

How to order and pick up a Green Food Box

To order a Green Food Box please refer to the table below for order and pick up dates as well as order and pick up locations.

Order Locations Pick-Up Locations
Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie – 841 Sydney Street, Suite 6, Cornwall Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie – 841 Sydney Street, Suite 6, Cornwall (12:30 to 4:00 p.m.)
Ontario Early Years Centre – 550 Ninth Street E, Cornwall Ontario Early Years Centre – 550 Ninth Street E, Cornwall (12:00 to 3:30 p.m.)
Seaway Valley Community Health Centre – 353 Pitt Street, Cornwall Seaway Valley Community Health Centre – 353 Pitt Street, Cornwall (12:30 to 4:30 p.m.)
Renew Lifestyle Studio – 425 4th Street West, Cornwall Renew Lifestyle Studio – 425 4th Street West, Cornwall
Order and pay deadline Pick-up date
January 8, 2016 January 20, 2016
February 5, 2016 February 17, 2016
March 4, 2016 March 16, 2016
April 8, 2016 April 20, 2016
May 6, 2016 May 18, 2016
June 3, 2016 June 15, 2016
July 8, 2016 July 20, 2016
August 5, 2016 August 17, 2016
September 9, 2016 September 21, 2016
October 7, 2016 October 19, 2016
November 4, 2016 November 16, 2016
December 9, 2016 December 21, 2016

Payment in cash only.

Upon pick-up of your produce, you can purchase your box for the following month. Please bring reusable bags in order to bring your produce home.

For more information about the Green Food Box program in your area, please call the EOHU at 1-800-267-7120 or the CSCE at 613-937-3132 ext. 234.

Interested in becoming a Volunteer?

The Green Food Box is always looking for volunteers to start a new site in their own neighbourhoods.

If you are interested in volunteering or in organizing a Green Food Box site in your area, please call 613-933-1375 or 1-800-267-7120 and ask for Health Line.