Food Drive This Week

Do you want to help feed Santa Fe this winter?  Join us in the Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week.

WHAT: The Food Cadre of Earth Care is hosting a Food and Winter Coat Drive November 14 – 20th to benefit the Adelante Program for Homeless Youth. The drive coincides with National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. White rice, dry pinto beans, canned fruit, pasta, and peanut butter are especially needed.

WHY: The Youth Food Cadre is a group of 16 young professionals who have dedicated a year to work with local food and food justice in Santa Fe at the City, Farmers Market Institute, Food Policy Council, Cooking With Kids, Santa Fe Public Schools, Adelante Program, and the Teen Parent Center. The Adelante Program provides support to more than 1300 students with the average age of nine.  The drive will help provide food and winter coats for this season.

WHERE:
1. CSA Distributions on Thursday, November 17 in Kitchen Angels and Santa Fe Complex
2. The Santa Fe Farmers Market will have a box inside the market building during Tuesday and Saturday markets through November 19.

QUESTIONS: Call 473-1403 or email homegrownnewmexico@gmail.com

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