Jun. 28, 2021 11:03 am
NKCDC’s Nourish brings meal kit delivery service to a community that otherwise may not have access to it
Nourish grew out of Sunday Suppers’ need to pivot in response to the pandemic, where holding in-person, weekly family meals was no longer viable.
Jun. 8, 2021 12:18 pm
Good food + good people + good cause = good times
Hungry Harvest's event June 15 at Love City Brewery will benefit Mama-Tee Community Fridge which helps provide sustainable food for those in need in communities of color throughout the city.
May 17, 2021 2:31 pm
It’s (almost) time to mix it up at Philly Pours
This year the event will take place via Zoom on June 23 and will feature a virtual mixology experience led by Master Mixologist, Nate Rogers. And, don’t worry, you will get your own mixology kit.
May 6, 2020 11:51 am
This nonprofit offers culturally competent meal delivery for vulnerable seniors
Penn Asian Senior Services serves the needs of Asian American seniors impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic through its new PASSi Kitchen Xpress service.
Mar. 21, 2020 9:06 am
Resource list: Food in the time of COVID-19
Philadelphia has a number of well-established programs tasked with alleviating food insecurity that have stepped up their efforts to adapt to the additional needs precipitated by the coronavirus pandemic.
Feb. 15, 2020 5:03 pm
South Philly Barbacoa’s chef will appear on a segment of ‘What’s Eating America’ this Sunday
Cristina Martínez, co-owner of the renowned Mexican restaurant, speaks with Andrew Zimmern about her lamb barbacoa and her activism on February 16 at 9 p.m. on MSNBC.
Feb. 3, 2020 11:30 am
How to disrupt a nonprofit board (and how not to stand in the way)
Urban Tree Connection's board disruption included eliminating the geographic disconnect between the board and those they served; completely changing the board recruitment approach, and acknowledging the political context of the organization's mission.
Jan. 8, 2020 9:52 am
For the founder of Chester County Food Bank, its about more than just canned goods
The org offers community raised-bed gardens, senior food boxes, summer food boxes, weekend backpacks for school-age children, a mobile market, bilingual cooking classes and a growing culinary workforce development program.
Dec. 23, 2019 2:30 pm
Food, glorious food! A holiday calendar of recipes for foodies and cooks
What do saltfish fritters, jelly donuts, menudo and steamed Christmas pudding all have in common? They're on the table for festivities from December to the New Year. If you want to try your hand at making them, this is your post.
Dec. 12, 2019 12:44 pm
Hunger is a real crisis for the senior population in Philadelphia
Guest columnist Robert Nowell writes about the nonprofit that helps him eat healthier.