Bloomington-Normal YMCA

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NEW HOURS effective November 23! Monday - Friday: 5am-7:30pm, Saturday 6am-2pm

Mission Garden


Through the generosity of local property owners Tim and Ketti Schenk, the YMCA each year plants 3/4 acre of tomatoes, potatoes, carrots, squash, zucchini, sweet corn, onions, beets, lettuce, and radishes to be 100% donated to those in need. In 2014, just over 2700 lbs was produced and donated to the Clare House Food Pantry, Home Sweet Home Ministries, and other non-profits.

We ask that individuals do not pick the produce that is grown so we may fully designate the produce to the local missions.

  • Improve health through dietary intake for those in need
  • Engage the community through volunteerism
  • Develop and foster relationships by working together toward a common cause

The YMCA's mission garden is result of many dedicated and helpful volunteers who enjoy gardening and enjoy giving back to their community. 

Interested in volunteering? Click here

Thank You to Our Community Garden Partners!





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