The final donation from Basin’s Backyard Garden was 37 lbs. of all different kinds of tomatoes that were given to the Bismarck Emergency Food Pantry.
Today, the very last donation of produce from Basin’s Backyard Garden was delivered. Garden volunteers Tracie Bettenhausen, Karen Will and Lindsey DeKrey took the 37 pounds of tomatoes to the Bismarck Emergency Food Pantry. This marked the third donation from the garden to the food pantry. Read previous stories here: Basin’s Backyard Garden volunteers donate 122 lbs. to food pantry and Basin’s Backyard Garden volunteers donate to food pantry.
Watch for stories tonight about the last donation on KFYR-TV and KX News. Look for a photo or two tomorrow in the Bismarck Tribune by photographer Mike McCleary.
Gail Leary with the food pantry was interviewed about the need they’re facing as the population grows.