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ROOTING DC

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 8:00AM-5:00PM

rooting dcAFAC’s Aisha Salazar and Puwen Lee will present a workshop “Waste Not Want Not: Food Recovery at AFAC” at Rooting D.C. (Wilson High School – 3950 Chesapeake St NW, Washington DC), the largest annual forum in the area that offers workshops and information sessions held for and by individuals and organizations who work with gardening, food security, nutrition, and local agricultural issues.  Free and open to the public.  For details, see rootingdc.org.

KEEP CALM AND CARRY AFAC


Buy a sturdy tote bag for $5
. Volunteers repurpose rice and bean bags AFAC uses each week. Tote bags are on sale in the AFAC office and at Trade Roots Gift Store & Coffee Shop in Westover. We’re also looking for places to sell our bags. If your congregation, school or business has a craft fair – let us know.

Help us meet our heart-healthy goal!

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 7PM

heart healthyAFAC needs your help to collect 100,000 pounds of heart-healthy food this February.  Register online to hold a food drive with your school, work, neighborhood, faith community, etc.  We’ll provide collection boxes and even pick up your collected food!  Email fooddrives@afac.org for more information.

SPONSOR PURCHASED FOOD

SPF-ChurchofAscensionClick here to read more about how you can sponsor a large donation of produce or dry goods and bag it in preparation for distribution.  Email development@afac.org to set up your SPF today!