RESOURCES

Access to Fresh Produce for EFPs: Aimed at emergency food programs (EFPs), particularly those in NYC, this list of resources provides information on ways for EFPs to access fresh local produce.
 
Cooking Demonstrations and Nutrition Education: Aimed at emergency food programs (EFPs), particularly those in NYC, this list of resources provides information on opportunities to have cooking demonstrations and nutrition education at your soup kitchen or food pantry.
 
Grow Your Own!: Some food pantries and soup kitchens are beginning to find that growing their own vegetables—or at least a portion of them—is an effective way to provide the freshest possible produce to their clients.  Learn what EFPs and other congregate meals programs have started gardens and some resources available to EFPs who would like to get started.
 
Recruiting Volunteers: Aimed at emergency food programs (EFPs), particularly those in NYC, this list of resources provides information on finding volunteers for your food pantry or soup kitchen.