Saturday, August 8th – P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Produce Season (2 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take Away service tomorrow morning (Saturday), August 1st. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If[…]

Drive Up and Take Away – A Customer Service Program of P.O.W.W.O.W.

Please Note! Borderlands Produce Rescue has been able to sustain the increase of new supporters due to unemployment and/or shortage of groceries at the supermarkets by promoting more social distance from COViD-19, implementing a prepackaged produce box drive thru service at all of our markets. If the P.O.W.W.O.W. market is not accepting online orders due[…]

Saturday, August 1st – P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Produce Season (St. Luke Lutheran Church – Mesa) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take Away service tomorrow morning (Saturday), August 1st. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If[…]

New to P.O.W.W.O.W.

Are you new to the Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.) one of four programs of Borderlands Produce Rescue?  P.O.W.W.O.W. has no qualifications and is offered to everyone regardless of ethnicity, gender, age, citizenship and income or geographic location.  All markets will have a pre-packaged produce box drive-thru service (first come first serve)[…]

Saturday, July 25th – P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Produce Season (6 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take Away service tomorrow morning (Saturday), July 25th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If[…]

Saturday, July 25th -P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Produce Season (6 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take service for this Saturday, July 25th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:00-10:00am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If you[…]

Saturday, July 18th – P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Produce Season (4 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take Away service tomorrow morning (Saturday), July 11th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If[…]

Saturday, July 18th -P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Produce Season (4 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take service for this Saturday, July 18th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If you[…]

Education Corner: Trico Awards $35,000 in POWER Grants to 6 Non-Profits

Trico, in coordination with the Trico Electric Cooperative Charitable Trust, has awarded $10,000 to Borderlands Produce Rescue one of six non-profit organizations providing critical services in Southern Arizona. Trico Awards $35,000 in POWER Grants to 6 Non-Profits – Trico Press Release To access our previous Education Corner postings, please view our Press Room.

Saturday, July 11th – P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Produce Season Market (5 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take Away service tomorrow morning (Saturday), July 11th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If[…]

Saturday, July 11th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (5 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take service for this Saturday, July 11th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If you[…]

Education Corner: Coronavirus & Food Q&As

Read the questions and answers from the World Health Organization to discuss if food or produce is safe to eat during the Coronavirus pandemic. Coronavirus & Food Q&As – World Health Organization (WHO) To access our previous Education Corner postings, please view our Press Room.

Saturday, July 4th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (2 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take Away service tomorrow morning (Saturday), July 4th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If[…]

Saturday, July 4th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (2 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take service for this Saturday, July 4th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If you[…]

Saturday, June 27th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take Away service tomorrow morning (Saturday), June 13th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If[…]

Saturday, June 27th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take service for this Saturday, June 13th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If you[…]

Saturday, June 20th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take service for this Saturday, June 13th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If you[…]

Saturday, June 13th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take Away service tomorrow morning (Saturday), June 13th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If[…]

Saturday, June 13th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

All of our Markets will be participating in the Drive Up and Take service for this Saturday, June 13th. You will have the option to contribute online $13 ($12 for the produce box and $1 for the PayPal processing fee) per reserved box and pick up between 7:30-9:30am (Please bring your PayPal receipt). If you[…]

Education Corner: Netflix, Restaurants on the Edge – Arizona

Watch us on a Netflix Original Series called Restaurants on the Edge Arizona edition (9:22) showcasing our P.O.W.W.O.W. market hosted at La Mesa Village Apartments in Mesa.  Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste is an Arizona program and one of four major programs for Borderlands Produce Rescue.  With no income or residential qualifications, anyone can[…]

Education Corner: Please help Borderlands continue to help YOU sign the petition and share with your friends

As a nonprofit Borderlands is Apolitical but does ask State and District Representatives to step up to help with issues that affect our organization and in turn affect our supporters. State and District Representatives after-all are expected to be ambassadors of their districts.  P.O.W.W.O.W. is Borderland’s Arizona Program and we touch a multitude of Arizona[…]

Saturday, June 6th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

Get your fresh produce tomorrow morning (Saturday), June 6th from the hours of 7-10am. During Covid-19, take advantage of our prepackaged drive-thru service by visiting one of our markets. Drive your vehicle to the predetermined registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change preferred and per produce box) and someone will load your produce box.[…]

Saturday, June 6th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 7-10:00am

Get your fresh produce this Saturday, June 6th from 8-11am. During Covid-19, take advantage of our prepackaged drive-thru service by visiting one of our markets. Drive your vehicle to the predetermined registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change preferred and per produce box) and someone will load your produce box. First come first serve.[…]

Education Corner: 2020 Grant Recipient from the West Valley Mavericks Foundation

“West Valley Mavericks President Jason Khan congratulates Borderlands Produce Rescue for the fine work they do in the community.  This was a very competitive year and Borderlands Produce Rescue should take this grant as our endorsement of their work and it’s impact on the community.  We appreciate all of the hard working non-profit organizations and[…]

Saturday, May 30th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (4 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Get your fresh produce this Saturday, May 30th from 8-11am. During Covid-19, take advantage of our prepackaged drive-thru service by visiting one of our markets. Drive your vehicle to the predetermined registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change preferred and per produce box) and someone will load your produce box. First come first serve.[…]

Saturday, May 30th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (4 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Get your fresh produce this Saturday, May 30th from 8-11am. During Covid-19, take advantage of our prepackaged drive-thru service by visiting one of our markets. Drive your vehicle to the predetermined registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change preferred and per produce box) and someone will load your produce box. First come first serve.[…]

Saturday, May 23rd – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Get your fresh produce this Saturday, May 23rd from 8-11am (Unless Specified). During Covid-19, take advantage of our prepackaged drive-thru service by visiting one of our markets. Drive your vehicle to the predetermined registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change preferred and per produce box) and someone will load your produce box. First come[…]

Saturday, May 23rd – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Get your fresh produce this Saturday, May 23rd from 8-11am. During Covid-19, take advantage of our prepackaged drive-thru service by visiting one of our markets. Drive your vehicle to the predetermined registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change preferred and per produce box) and someone will load your produce box. First come first serve.[…]

Education Corner: Coronavirus and 5 Questions about Safe Snacking

Spending more time at home almost certainly means more snacking at home.  But the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak is raising new concerns about our food choices.  Are some snacks better – or safer – than others? Coronavirus and 5 Questions about Safe Snacking – by Melanie Newkirk from John Hopkins Medicine To access our previous Education[…]

Saturday, May 16th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

We do apologize if your participating Drive-Up and Take Away P.O.W.W.O.W. market for this Saturday, May 16th is not offering online orders, but not to worry each market will have a pre-packaged produce box drive-thru service from 8-11am (first come first serve) to promote the social distance for Covid-19. Drive your vehicle to the pre-determined[…]

Saturday, May 16th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

We do apologize if your participating Drive-Up and Take Away P.O.W.W.O.W. market for this Saturday, May 16th is not offering online orders, but not to worry each market will have a pre-packaged produce box drive-thru service from 8-11am (first come first serve) to promote the social distance for Covid-19. Drive your vehicle to the pre-determined[…]

Education Corner: 7 Tips to Make Your Food Last While You #StayAtHome

Do your part to #StayAtHome to prevent further spread of the coronavirus.  That means a lot of cooking at home.  Ensuring food lasts as long as possible will cut down on shopping trips, help your wallet and bring an added benefit by reducing food waste, which contributes to climate change.  If you’ve stocked up on[…]

Saturday, April 25th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Welcome to our prepackaged produce box drive thru service this tomorrow, April 25th from 8-11am. Drive up to the parking lot of the market, contribute your $12 cash (per produce box and exact change preferred), someone will load your produce box. Please be patient and respect the services provided. First come first serve. Thank you.[…]

Saturday, April 25th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Since the onset of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in March, 46% of our P.O.W.W.O.W. have elected to not host fortunately we have 28 Arizona markets who have remained “on board”, with those 28 markets our distribution has increased by 24.5%.  Borderlands Produce Rescue has been able to sustain the increase of new supporters either from unemployment[…]

Saturday, April 18th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Pending if there are enough volunteers at each of our eight markets the P.O.W.W.OW. markets will have a pre-packed drive-thru service for this Saturday, April 11th from 8-11am, first come first serve. Please bring exact change to contribute $12 for up to 70 lbs. of produce. Don’t miss out!Thank you for everyone who have been[…]

Saturday, April 18th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (6 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Thank you for everyone who have been patient with our P.O.W.W.O.W. Markets Pre-Packed Drive Thru service due to Covid-19. Hours are from 8-11am and first come first serve. Stay in your vehicle and drive up to the registration area, contribute your $12 cash (exact change please) and someone will load your vehicle. For Drive Up[…]

Saturday, April 11th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (8 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Pending if there are enough volunteers at each of our eight markets the P.O.W.W.OW. markets will have a pre-packed drive-thru service for this Saturday, April 11th from 8-11am, first come first serve. Please bring exact change to contribute $12 for up to 70 lbs. of produce. Don’t miss out! View and download our 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W.[…]

Saturday, April 11th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (8 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am (Unless Specified)

Pending if there are enough volunteers at each of our eight markets the P.O.W.W.OW. markets will have a pre-packed drive-thru service for this Saturday, April 11th from 8-11am, first come first serve. Contribute $12 for up to 70 lbs. of produce. Don’t miss out! View and download our 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season schedule for locations[…]

Saturday, April 4th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (8 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

We will have 8 markets tomorrow morning (Sat, Apr 4th) from 8-11am and first come first serve. If there are enough volunteers at each of our markets we will have a pre-packed drive-thru service. During COVID-19 we will not be requiring a P.O.W.W.O.W. ID for new or regular supporters. Preferably exact change of $12 contribution[…]

Saturday, March 21st – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (7 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Borderlands Produce Rescue is a purveyor of food and has been for 25 years.  Our mission is to help families eat nutritiously at an affordable cost and to bring everyone together by shopping at our markets, keeping this unsold fresh produce out of the landfill helping our environment, we all need to do our part[…]