Things are in bloom at the Rainbow Kitchen in Esquimalt – they’ve planted a community garden.
Michael Wallace was living on the streets of Victoria and had stopped in at a neighbourhood soup kitchen when he overheard volunteers talk about wanting to grow their own food to help feed patrons. “I said to myself, ‘Dear God, if I ever get a chance, I will help them,’ ” he recalled. “They were a lifeline, and I knew I’d want to give back some day.”
Read the article: Rainbow Kitchen sows seeds of opportunity
Source: Times Colonist
Author: Sarah Petrescu