Barely half way into our 30th Anniversary Year, St. Johns Food Share made history. Our first community-based fundraiser raised $14,470 from members, individuals, businesses and faith-based organizations. This Bridging The Gap campaign engaged dozens of Food Share members working together to raise funds in person, by phone, on foot and online. We exceeded our goal […]
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Insta-pickles! If you are like me, you open your fridge at the end of the week, and find what appears to be a very random assortment of vegetables. You swear you had a plan, and yet no perfect meal reveals itself. Soup season is over, so what is a person to do with those carrots, […]
While shopping at the Food Share last week, my room mate and I snagged a bag of wheat berries. I was absolutely convinced I had cooked with them before, but when I got home, not a single one of my cookbooks included a relevant recipe. A quick poll of my friends revealed that none of […]
If you have experience cooking with hot peppers, you probably added this week’s habaneros to your shopping bag without a second thought. Personally, I have very limited experience cooking with hot peppers, and hesitated before deciding to give it a go. In addition to ensuring access to fresh produce, the Food Share works to decrease […]
The results are in! Thank you to all St. Johns Food Share Members who participated as candidates and voters in our March 24, 2018 election! Our brand new officers are: Kathy Saunders, President Dorothy Shattuck, Vice President Gwendolyn Morgan, Treasurer Olive Bakke, Member-At-Large Denice Ryan, Member-At-Large Jay Beaudoin, Member-At-Large It’s Official! We wish to thank […]