Posts Tagged ‘Everybody Eats’

A Big Thank You!

A Big Thank You!

08/22/2018  |  No Comments

Fuego!was a fundraiser for our SNAP-match, food justice program, Everybody Eats.We raised money to match customers' EBT dollars at the market, and created some wonderful community connections as well!  Much gratitude to Beer Bunker, for letting us use your beautiful patio. Big thanks... Read More

MFM Needs Your Help to Keep SNAP Match Program in 2018

MFM Needs Your Help to Keep SNAP Match Program in 2018

03/28/2018  |  No Comments

Since 2009, Montavilla Farmers Market's Everybody Eats program has provided over $50,000 in SNAP Match to our shoppers, but the Federal grant that funded this program is going away in 2018. We need your help to keep this program alive, and... Read More

Double Up Food Bucks expire December 31st!

Double Up Food Bucks expire December 31st!

11/14/2017  |  No Comments

Have a stash of Double Up Food Bucks in your wallet? Here's your reminder that they expire on December 31st, 2017! So don't delay in using them, bring them to the Winter Stock-Up market this Sunday, 12/17, to buy your... Read More

Gleaning at Montavilla -- by Alexa Bell

Gleaning at Montavilla — by Alexa Bell

08/15/2016  |  No Comments

As people across the nation struggle to provide nutritious food for themselves and their families, it becomes ever more important that food waste is minimized as much as possible. The issue of hunger is less a problem of not enough... Read More

Join Us For Empty Bowls, a Special Fundraising Event for the Market!

Join Us For Empty Bowls, a Special Fundraising Event for the Market!

07/27/2016  |  No Comments

This September 13, join friends of the Montavilla Farmers Market for Empty Bowls, a special fundraising event at Montavilla Brew Works! GET YOUR TICKETS HERE! What is an Empty Bowls event? Great question! It's a special event to help fight hunger while supporting local farmers... Read More

My Afternoon as MFM's Token Master: Reflecting on the value of Double Up Food Bucks  - by Victoria Alvarez

My Afternoon as MFM’s Token Master: Reflecting on the value of Double Up Food Bucks – by Victoria Alvarez

07/08/2016  |  1 Comment

Late in the morning, on a rainy Sunday, I am strolling down southeast seventy-ninth, heading from Burnside to Stark. The rain is heavy, and I am quickly marching past the older, well-managed homes of the Montavilla neighborhood. I reach the... Read More