Just Food For Thought

Friday, September 26, 2014

Just Food's board and staff are celebrating the arrival this month of the organization's new Executive Director, Jasmine Nielsen. Jasmine comes to Just Food from Love Heals, the Alison Gertz Foundation for Aids Education. In her 15-year tenure as Executive Director, she built Love Heals into the leading provider of HIV/AIDS education in the New York City public schools. 

Long interested in creating a connection between her passion for food justice and her expertise in nonprofit...
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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Serves 4 to 6

This soup, which can also be served hot, is wonderful made with water, but if you have a little extra time, it’s far better with corn broth. Not only does the broth enhance the flavor, but it gets the most out of the fresh corn, so nothing goes to waste. Simply put the stripped cobs in a large pot with some chopped onions, carrots, celery, and garlic, cover with water, and bring to a boil, then reduce the heat, let...

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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

On Friday, July 11th, Just Food and United Way of NYC kicked off the 2014 Local Produce Link farm trip season. Forty-two visitors from four Bronx-based pantries headed to South Cairo, NY to visit their farmers, Deb and Pete Kavakos of Stoneledge Farm. It was one of a series of annual trips designed to generate excitement about fresh vegetables, build relationships between family farms...

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