The Drive-Thru Farmers' Market is a
Fundraiser! Each week, the $10 Vendors' Fees are collected for Global
Peace Containers, a 501(c)3 charity.
WHO: Old Five Points' Drive-Thru Farmers' Market
WHAT: Charitable Fundraiser, Out-Door Farmers'
Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta-Brookhaven, GA 30319
WHY: Providing local and hand-made food and crafts for the
surrounding residential neighborhoods and raising money for Peace Containers'
goal to put a roof over the head of every man, woman and child using retired
shipping containers as a building material.
WHEN: 2013 SEASON--Every Thursday from May 9, 2013
to October 14, 2013.
WATSONIA FARMS: Organic Vegetables and Peaches!
Naomi's Tamales is
cooking more HOT and delicious tamales for us fresh or frozen every Thursday! (RETURNING IN JUNE 2013)
Garden provides us with LOCAL HONEY, a 100 year-old bread'n'butter pickle recipe, Old Fashioned Lime Pickles, Pickled Okra, and more!
Irisas' Custom Jewelry delights with artisan jewelry--earrings,
necklaces, bracelets, specialty ropes for eyeglasses, and rings!
Product Categories: O5P limits the market to local and hand-made products, produce, artists and businesses. Vendors sell local fresh produce, cheeses, spiced nuts, baked goods, cookies, jewelry, arts, crafts, pickles, salsas, breads, aromatherapy, hand-made natural soaps, vinaigrettes, and more!
In the 2 years of operation, we have raised over $12,000 for Mustard Seed Communities: Jamaica, through this market for Peace Containers to build MSC:J a fosterage house out of shipping containers. (Started 4/21/2010; From the start of O5P Farmers' Market through to 4/21/2010 100% was donated to Hanger Ivan R. Sabel Foundation.)