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Entries tagged with “New Orleans” from No Kid Hungry blog
- Lessons Learned in New Orleans [ No comments]
- April 20, 2011
Since returning from a week-long service trip (with some French Quarter adventures sprinkled in after the work day), memories of the Big Easy have consumed my mind and my heart. It’s been nearly six years since the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina, and it would be an injustice to not point out that there are still areas that look like the hurricane happened yesterday. However, in the face of all the work still left to be done, what struck me was the feeling of hope, progress, appreciation, and pride in the city that was apparent in almost every New Orleans native I met.
Tags: Hurricane Katrina , New Orleans , No Kid Hungry , summer meals , volunteering
- Cooking Matters Launches in New Orleans [ 1 comment]
- January 26, 2011
In a community with tremendous food culture, New Orleans is a natural home for Cooking Matters. Last week, I had the pleasure of working with our new partner, the Second Harvest Foodbank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana (SHFB), to offer their first ever Cooking Matters class....
Tags: Cooking Matters , New Orleans
- A Look Back at a Successful 2010 and a Sneak Peek at our Big Plans for 2011 [ 4 comments]
- January 4, 2011
See what we accomplished in 2010 and learn about our ambitious plans for 2011.
Tags: Arkansas , Cooking Matters , great american bake sale , great american dine out , jeff bridges , New Orleans , state partnerships , Taste of the Nation
- Stronger in the Broken Places: A Report from New Orleans [ 3 comments]
- August 24, 2010
As the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches this weekend, Share Our Strength's Louisiana Director provides an update on progress in the region.
Tags: Hurricane Katrina , New Orleans , no kid hungry