Ford of Canada has donated land to the community garden at the Unemployed Help Centre of Windsor.

The Unemployed Help Centre broke ground on the more-than-half a hectare of land (1.6 acres) Tuesday.

The Community Garden is open to individuals, families and groups as well as UHC's Plentiful Harvest program, a local food rescue initiative serving Windsor-Essex County.

The Unemployed Help Centre of Windsor and new community garden are at 6955 Cantelon Dr. in Windsor.