Produce Box

The Produce Box is a collaborative program between Green City Market and Urban Juncture Foundation. It is an innovative, pilot program to bring fresh produce to the Bronzeville community through empowering local business.

Based on the success of Urban Juncture Foundation’s Bike Box in 2014, the Produce Box is housed in a 20 foot shipping container, alongside other local businesses in similar shipping containers, to create Boxville. Boxville is located off the 51st Street Green Line Stop. 

Once a week, produce is collected from our vendors at our Lincoln Park location into a set of produce boxes and delivered to Boxville, where Bronzeville families and community members can routinely pick up fresh produce. In addition, there will be food demonstrations and programming around produce to inspire the Bronzeville community about nutrition and seasonal food.

Check out this great article from the Chicago Sun Times about Boxville and the Produce Box!

Interested in using your Link Card/SNAP benefits? We will match your food purchase up to $15 every Wednesday at the Produce Box. Stop by our booth for more information. 

Green City Market strives to create healthier communities through sustainable food, empowering local businesses and edible education. Fueled by our mission, we are excited to launch this program with the Urban Juncture Foundation, with grant support from Chicago Community Trust.

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Locations & hours
May through October (Outdoors)
Lincoln Park
N. Clark St & N. Lincoln Ave
Wednesdays and Saturdays, 7am–1pm
June through October (Outdoors)
Gallagher Way
3637 N. Clark, adjacent to Wrigley Field
Thursdays, 4pm–8pm
June through October (Outdoors)
West Loop, Mary Bartelme Park
115 S. Sangamon St
Saturdays, 8am–1pm
November through April (Indoors)
Peggy Notebaert Museum
2430 N. Cannon Dr.
Saturdays, 8am–1pm

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2613 W. Lawrence Avenue

Chicago, IL 60625

(773) 880-1266

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