Tag Archives: food security

Food Security Awareness Project – Freedom High School

Freedom High School teacher Tara Broczkowski is looking for individuals and organizations to partner with her students on the Food Security Awareness Project described below. For additional information or to volunteer, please contact Ms. Broczkowski directly. Her contact information appears below. Freedom High School students began an Environmental Sustainability course early January 2017. The course involves a long term food […]

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Food Banks

As not-for-profit, locally managed organizations, food banks distribute food to those in need and educate the public on topics such as health, nutrition, and poverty alleviation, in an effort to eliminate hunger in the local community. Food donations come from individuals, businesses, especially those in the food industry, and other organizations. Learn More Hunger in America 2014 – Feeding America – a […]

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Urban Gardening

Urban gardening is defined as the growing of fruits, herbs, vegetables and other plants in urban environments. Due to the limited free space in cities, gardeners must strategically manage space as well as other resources, including water, soil, nutrients and light. This process can be accompanied by other sustainable activities, such as the collection and reuse of rain water, composting, […]

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