Category Archives: hunger

Stamp Out Hunger !

Yesterday was the USPS annual “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive. The idea is to set out non-perishable foods by your mailbox, and the postal carriers take the haul back to the PO, where we pick it up ! Last year … Continue reading

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Still Here !

I meant to write this post weeks ago, but alas, did not. I know it’s been a looonnnggg time since I last posted, but there’s a really good reason – really ! The reason IS that there is nothing new … Continue reading

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Holiday Poultry 2010

As is typical for this time of year, our center distributes many Turkeys and Chickens to needy families – I know it sounds kind of “Hallmark”, but it’s what we do. If all goes as planned we will distribute 350 … Continue reading

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Farmers Market V

With our Farmers Markets behind us, we now look forward to The Holidays – traditionally our busiest season ! We see a great influx of donations, I typically get extra year-end budget surplus dollars to further bolster my inventory, and … Continue reading

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LEAF ~ Community Supported Agriculture

Lakewood Earth and Food Community is dedicated to the development of a more sustainable, healthful and economically viable community through environmentally responsible actions producing broad access to the purchasing, growing and trading of fresh, local foods, knowledge and culture. LEAF … Continue reading

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Garlic !

I LOVE cooking with Garlic, and what is better than harvesting it at home ? I pulled up roughly 3+ pounds of it over this past weekend, along with Onions and Shallots. Since one can only use so much Garlic … Continue reading

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Free Chicken Giveaway

Tyson Foods, along with the Cleveland Indians, Cleveland Foodbank and Lift Up America had their annual media event this afternoon, giving away over 39,000 pounds of Chicken and benefiting thousands of Greater Clevelanders !  Our center received roughly 1,600 pounds … Continue reading

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