The MRC d’Argenteuil will hold its third annual Community Agriculture Project fundraiser for local food banks from August 14 to 25 in Brownsburg-Chatham.

Organizers say the project will supply approximately 2,000 citizens with fresh foodstuffs through food banks in the area.

According to the MRC d’Argenteuil, The 2016 season allowed the harvest of about 20 tons of fruit, vegetables and fine herbs, which have fed nearly 500 families in the area. The commodities are transported and distributed by the Centre d’Entraide d’Argenteuil, the project’s main recipient organization.

Those wishing to participate may ¬†register with the MRC d’Argenteuil at 450-562-2474, ext. 2361. All are welcome to participate, regardless of age or physical condition.