Tag: Food

How a Springfield, Missouri chocolate maker serves local and international youth

Askinosie Chocolates are acclaimed in the food world, but their Chocolate University's mission is to "inspire students to become global citizens"

This New Orleans café is transforming the lives of young adults

Café Reconcile encourages personal growth, provides workforce development and training, promotes entrepreneurship, and builds strong communities.

​How barbecue became a lifesaver

Providing barbecue meals for displaced residents and emergency personnel is one small way to temporarily soothe the harsh realities of immense recovery efforts.

One orchard, one school at a time: the Philadelphia Orchard Project

This nonprofit planted 62 orchards in ten years — and connected with local Philadelphia schools to educate the next generation about our ecosystem.

BAM! Connecting students and community to a healthy lifestyle

With generous funding from the Emeril Lagasse Foundation and Florida Hospital for Children, the garden-to-classroom concept evolved into a public charity with t

What does it really mean to empower the people we serve?

This San Francisco-based nonprofit's mission is to empower their community to buy, cook, and eat good food every day.

Fighting hunger, one tree at a time

The Eugene Area Gleaners were established when the founders were faced with their own food insecurity and saw others in their community struggling to f

This woman in Australia is combating food waste one commercial kitchen at a time

Founded in 2004 by Ronni Kahn, after noticing the huge volume of food going to waste from the hospitality industry, she decided there had to be a better way.