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[…]

Recipe of the Week: Avocado-Butternut Squash Noodles

Never thought this squash that was offered at last weekend’s market can be a great alternative to pasta and delicious too.  Butternut squash is high in vitamins A and C, magnesium, potassium, calcium and can go anywhere zucchini noodles can go. Butternut Squash Noodles from Makinze Gore at Delish View other delicious and healthy recipes of the week[…]

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[…]

Recipe of the Week: Avocado-Tomatillo Salsa Vede

Try this simple but delicious recipe that can go great with an appetizer or an entree.  Tomatillos just like their distant relatives are a fruit and are naturally low in sodium, high in potassium that can keep blood pressure levels down and loaded with vitamins A and C, which both act as antioxidants against free[…]

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[…]

Recipe of the Week: Roasted Red Peppers and Cherry Tomatoes with Ricotta

Simple but delicious side dish to go along with any main meal?  Main ingredients are bell peppers, cherry tomatoes, olives and ricotta cheese.  Bell peppers are high in vitamin C, one bell pepper provides up to 169% of the recommend daily allowances.  Cherry tomatoes are fat free and cholesterol free, high in vitamin A and[…]

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[…]

Recipe of the Week: Spaghetti Squash Hash Browns

Truly the most simplest, the most most healthy and delicious meal using the main variety from the P.O.W.W.O.W. market.  Try the vegan and gluten free recipe. Spaghetti Squash is low in calories but high in fiber, vitamin B6 and C and Manganese. Spaghetti Squash Hash Browns from Sharon at The Honour System. View other delicious[…]

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[…]

Recipe of the Week: Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Sun-dry your tomatoes with this simple but delicious recipe and have it available for those days you really need it.  Tomatoes are a fruit and a great source of vitamin C and K, potassium and folate.  It has been linked to improve skin health and lower the risk of heart disease and cancer. Sun-Dried Tomatoes[…]

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[…]

Recipe of the Week: Marinated Roasted Bell Peppers

What a great time to preserve your bell peppers you shopped for from a P.O.W.W.O.W. Market and have it available when you really need it.  Delicious and perfect for vegans.  Bell Peppers are low in calories and exceptionally rich in vitamin C and other antioxidants. Marinated Roasted Bell Peppers, by Elsie at Simply Recipes View[…]

Saturday, March 14th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (9 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

No rain tomorrow morning so don’t forget to visit one of our 9 market locations this Saturday, March 14th from the hours of 8-11:00am (Unless Specified). With no income or residential qualifications anyone can enjoy shopping for up to 70 Lbs. of fresh produce with a $12 contribution. View and download our 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce[…]

Saturday, March 14th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (10 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

With the bountiful fruits and veggies you shopped for at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market, what a great way to preserve your produce by canning, dehydrating, fermenting or even pickling.  The money you save by shopping at our markets for veggies you can spend at your supermarket for those other much needed items.  Produce On Wheels With[…]

Education Corner: Yes, You Need to Wash Your Produce. Here’s How.

Don’t forget to wash your fruits & veggies before you use it, moisture will enhance the growth of bacteria.  The Food and Drug Administration recommends washing produce under cold running water, wash your hands before and after you hand the produce too.  Scrub with a brush and/or gently rub the produce with your hands, depending[…]

Saturday, March 7th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (13 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Join us tomorrow morning at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market one of four major programs of Borderlands Produce Rescue, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization supporting the mission of reducing food waste and greenhouse gases from the landfill. Approximately 32 million pounds of produce annually are rescued so communities in surrounding areas can supplement meals to eat healthy[…]

Saturday, March 7th – 2019/20 P.O.W.W.O.W. Produce Season Market (13 Locations) – Hours: 8-11:00am

Join us at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market one of four major programs of Borderlands Produce Rescue, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization supporting the mission of reducing food waste and greenhouse gases from the landfill.  Approximately 32 million pounds of produce annually are rescued so communities in surrounding areas can supplement meals to eat healthy at an affordable[…]

Recipe of the Week: Simple Gray Squash with Onions and Tomatoes

Try this delicious recipe using Gray Squash, sweeter than the Italian squash but not quite as sweet as the yellow squash.  Gray squash is high in vitamin A, B6, C and K, potassium, manganese and among other nutrients. Simple Gray Squash with Onions and Tomatoes from Weave a Thousand Flavors View other delicious and healthy recipes[…]