Leah’s Pantry had a blast supporting youth from the ArtsTech Academy at University City High School with the production of an EatFresh.org video this week. One of the students had never cooked anything in his life; he was proud of himself, and genuinely shocked that the Corn, Blueberry and Wild Rice salad tasted good!
News & Updates
Quick read about unexpected consequences of Imperfect’s expansion. CSAs have been selling imperfect (irregularly sized, blemished, etc.) produce for decades. How will the company’s growth impact these smaller farms? The hope is that the company will connect with these farms to expand their market reach, rather than putting them out of business. https://trib.in/2pmCEId
Ruthi, who is 8 months pregnant(!!), spoke and tabled at the Sacramento Food Bank Agency Conference. As a panelist on Safe & Nutritious Food as a Human Right session, she shared about client-centered, trauma-informed nutrition security. We were thrilled by the high interest in NPP.
Spice up your #MeatlessMonday with this EatFresh.org Eggplant and Potato Curry. This recipe is high in vitamins and potassium, which is good for your muscles, including your heart!
This article highlights studies that suggest a healthy diet (lots of veggies, whole grains, and good fats and proteins) is linked to lower rates of depression. One study found that offering dietary advice had more of a positive impact on a person’s mood than social supports alone. In addition to other health benefits, a good […]
Join us and the San Diego Food Systems Alliance for a day of education, social impact & advocacy! Hear from leaders in the food waste and hunger community and join the discussion on opportunities for change at the September 25th Food Waste Solutions Summit IV. For more information and registration visit: http://www.sdfsa.org/sept-25th-food-waste-solution-summit-iv/