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Extra! Extra! Get Your Local Produce in The Bronx!

I am a strong believer in the saying, “You are what you eat”. If you think about it, the decisions we make at the dinner table can have a myriad of effects on us. 238 more words

Nutrition

Big Hunger - an analysis of the problems of foodbanks

Read Andy Fisher’s  –

Big Hunger: The Unholy Alliance between Corporate America and Anti-Hunger (MIT Press)

Its an insight into the problems of food banks and how they are really not the solution to poverty in the USA

Think Locally When Acting Nationally

This past Saturday the Chester Country chapter of the A.B.A.T.E. motorcycle group delivered the results of their annual food drive to the food pantry.  The group estimates this year’s drive netted approximately 10 tons of food and personal care products.   738 more words

Food Insecurity

Active Tuesdays: How To Stay Active During Ramadan.

You’re all probably thinking “How am I going to stay active during Ramadan if I’m fasting all day?”. Now apart from the fact that you CAN stay active and workout during Ramadan, that’s not really the kind of “activeness” that I’m talking about. 271 more words

Food Banks Are Working to Serve Healthier Food

In a long-overdue moment of clarity, food security charities are starting to realize that poor people actually deserve to eat healthy food.

And in doing so, they are starting to quietly revolutionize food banks. 390 more words

Charity

Feeding Our Community

Mustard Seed Community Gardens helps to feed needy families on the Treasure Coast by growing local tomatoes, bell peppers, Collard Greens, and other produce. Your help is needed. 58 more words

Florida

Feeding Our Community

Mustard Seed Community Gardens helps to feed needy families on the Treasure Coast by growing local tomatoes, bell peppers, Collard Greens, and other produce. Your help is needed. 58 more words

Florida