Food Bank

Food Bank programs look beyond handing over box of groceries

Katie KazimirCulture, Headlines

“Food for today, food for tomorrow” doesn’t just refer to leftovers at the Food Bank of Delaware’s Milford Branch. The motto encapsulates the nonprofit’s mission to provide Delawareans nourishing food as well as long-term solutions to poverty and hunger. “Food for today” meets the immediate needs of people by various efforts to distribute food, including home delivery, mobile food pantries …

Forwood Elementary will have its new garden built in September.

Wilmington elementary wins garden to study nutrition 

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Education

Forwood Elementary in Wilmington will have a garden installed on its school grounds next month as part of a national initiative to help children learn about nutrition.   It is one of 24 schools across the U.S. to get a new or refreshed learning garden as part of the “24 Gardens in 24 Hours in 24 Communities” contest, run by The …