Tag Archives: Kids & families

Market in the Park: on happiness and vegetables

Veronica from Food For Free here—I recently visited our summer pilot of a new program: Market in the Park, a free farmers’ market offered in Danehy Park on Thursdays from 11:30-12:30. Here’s what I found: What’s most striking to me … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways to Embrace the Summer, Food For Free Style!

Finally, spring is here and summer’s on the way! What does summer mean for our Food Rescue work? At Food For Free, summer is the season to: 1. Grow food for those in need. Our Field of Greens kicked the season … Continue reading

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Spotlight on: The K-Lo Market

This spring, Food For Free teamed up with the Kennedy Longfellow School in East Cambridge to launch the K-Lo Market. In this interview, Nancy Wyse, Family Liaison at K-Lo, tells us all about it: How did the K-Lo Market come to … Continue reading

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Meet Food For Free’s newest food rescue program: prepared foods, here we come!

Who knew the term “Commercial Organics Waste Ban” could be so exciting? Well…it is! Why, you ask? Well, on October 1st, 2014, Massachusetts implemented the most progressive commercial organics waste ban in the nation. 1 ton of food waste per week? … Continue reading

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