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1004, 2019

Sweep the kitchen: recipe ideas to reduce food waste

April 10th, 2019|

April 10, 2019 by Beth Moncel, Budget Bytes One of the biggest ways to reduce food waste is to is utilize our leftovers. But I’m not just talking about the leftover casserole from last night’s dinner, but also the leftover ingredients that never made it into the casserole. You know, those last few carrots, the half jar of pesto in the back of your fridge, or the little bit of BBQ sauce left in the bottle. [...]

104, 2019

How one vegetable farmer is fighting food waste and feeding those in need

April 1st, 2019|

April 1, 2019 by Gary Pahl My name is Gary Pahl and I’m a fifth-generation vegetable farmer in Apple Valley, Minnesota. Along with my brother Brian and my wife Jane, our family has been in vegetable farming for over 100 years. And we’re hoping that legacy continues into a sixth generation as my son Jack is taking on more tasks and responsibilities every day. We’ve been part of the Minnesota farming community for a [...]

1704, 2018

Hit the Streets 2019 Results

April 17th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Wow!!! That was a lot of fun. Thank you, everyone, for giving us such a great turn out. The weather cooperated, the pancakes were delicious, and everyone had a smile. Your contribution will go on to feed people in our own communities, and events like this help us raise the money and get the word out about those that may be going hungry. j Thank you once again for River Islands Technology Academy for [...]

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Another Hit the Streets for Hunger in the books! Over 400 runners took to the streets this morning. Huge thank you to River Islands Technology Academy for graciously hosting us once again. Without our participants. Volunteers and staff this event would never be possible thank you all! ...

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This just in! @209asdesigns is hard at work on our 2019 run shirts. Guaranteed to make you smile because they look like sunshine. Now that is how you spread awareness. It's not to late to register just click the link above. #hitthestreets2019 #localfoodbank209 #foodbanklife #ourfuturesbright ...

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