Recipe of the Week: Veggie Fajita Spaghetti Squash Stir Fry

Try the Veggie Fajita Spaghetti Squash Stir Fry recipe by Chelsey from Nutritionally that is: Vegan Gluten free Grain free Packed with plant-based protein Full of at least 2-3 daily servings of veggies Mexican-inspired, flavorful, meat-free meal is exactly what your chilly tummy wants.

Saturday, December 30th – P.O.W.W.O.W. Markets – Hours: 8:00am – 11:00am

Eat healthy and be safe to start off the 2018 year early by showing your family and friends what 60 lbs. of fresh nutritious produce looks like with a $10 contribution. Shop at your next market distribution tomorrow morning (Saturday, December 30th) from 8:00am – 11:00am with 10 market locations statewide.  Metro Phx. and Pinal[…]

Recipe of the Week: Ratatouille with White Beans & Polenta

Make this beautiful and healthy meal for your holiday party(ies) using Bell Peppers, Cherry Tomatoes, Eggplants and Italian Squash you will shop from one of the P.O.W.W.O.W. markets this Saturday, December 23rd from 8:00am – 11:00am.  The Ratatouille with White Beans & Polenta recipe is by Eatingwell Test Kitchen from EatingWell.

Saturday, October – P.O.W.W.O.W. – Hours: 6:00am – 9:00am

Hello Everyone, Sorry for the late notice. We will be hosting a P.O.W.W.O.W. this SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7TH at CORONA BAPTIST CHURCH, 4450 W. RAY RD. IN CHANDLER FROM 6:00AM – 9:00AM. Hope to see everyone there. If you would like to volunteer and help at P.O.W.W.O.W. this Saturday, October 7th, please email us at info@borderlandsproducerescue.org.[…]

Recipe of the Week: Sugar-Free, Gluten-Free, Vegan Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread Recipe

Summer Squash does not mean you can only try it during the summer time only.  Check out the healthy Sugar-Free, Gluten-Free, Vegan Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread recipe from Organic Authority using one of the varieties we had this past Saturday. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter for up-to-date P.O.W.W.O.W. market locations, varieties of produce offered, recipe[…]

Recipe of the Week: Salty Chocolate and Date Caramel

Melissa, one of our supporters posted the recipe of the week: Salty Chocolate and Date Caramel on our Facebook from Amanda of Heartbeet Kitchen.  The recipe is vegan too, how yummy.  Let us know what you think? #Share #ProduceOnWheels #Borderlandsfoodbank #ProduceRescue #FoodRescue

Volunteers Who Make the P.O.W.W.O.W. Distribution Successful

Volunteers are who make the P.O.W.W.O.W. distribution so successful. Glendale/Peoria Family YMCA located at 14711 N. 59th Ave. in Glendale distributed nearly 16,000 lbs. of fresh nutritious rescued produce this past Saturday, August 19th. We hope everyone enjoyed the bonus items.  Again thank you for everyone who volunteered and made the distribution so much fun.[…]

P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Distribution – Saturday, August 26th – Hours: 6:00am – 9:00am

We will have a Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.) Summer Distribution this Saturday, August 26th, hours: 6:00am – 9:00am. A $10 contribution for up to 60 lbs. of fresh nutritious produce. ————SO/SE Arizona and Metro Tucson Service Area————— • Sacred Heart Church – 601 E. Ft. Lowell, Tucson 85705 • Pascua Yaqui[…]

Make it a Date Night – @ Wisdom’s Cafe – Hours: 4:30pm – 7:00pm

Join us for a Date night at Wisdom’s Cafe, learn more about Borderlands Food Bank, our 4 programs and how we have been rescuing produce for over 23 years.  Receive a box of Medjool Dates (22 lbs.) with a shelf life of one year from 4:30pm – 7:00pm this Friday, August 18th.  For more information[…]

Not Even Rain Can Stop This Past Saturday’s P.O.W.W.O.W.

Not even the rain can stop the supporters to show up at the San Tan Valley Farmers Market & Bazaar (@ Combs High School), 2505 E. Germann Rd. in San Tan Valley. Borderlands appreciate the loyal volunteers who worked countless hours to make the P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Distribution a success. Over 36,000 pounds of fresh nutritious[…]

P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Distribution – Saturday, August 19th – 6:00am – 9:00am

We will have a Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.) Summer Distribution this Saturday, August 19th, hours: 6:00am – 9:00am. A $10 contribution for up to 60 lbs. of fresh nutritious produce. Stay tuned for the map and varieties of produce offered. ————–Pinal County and Metro Phoenix Service Area————— • Glendale/Peoria Family YMCA[…]

Recipe of the Week: Cashew Cookie Larabars

Have you ever had Larabars but especially a Cashew Cookie Larabar?  So good!  Now you can make your own thanks to “Rabbit Food For My Bunny Teeth” with the bonus item of Dates you received from a P.O.W.W.O.W. distribution and other ingredients. #Share #ProduceRescue #ProduceOnWheels #Tucson #Phoenix #Borderlands

P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Distribution – Saturday, August 12th – Hours May Vary

Thanks to our produce donors’ generosity, we will have a Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.) Summer Distribution this Saturday, August 12th (Hours May Vary). Stay tuned for the map and varieties of produce offered. ————SO/SE Arizona and Metro Tucson Service Area————— * Saguaro Christian Church (HOURS: 6:00am – 9:00am) – 8302 E.[…]

Recipe of the Week: Date Paste

Very simple but tasty Date Paste recipe from Sonya, The Healthy Foodie.  Brought to you from our bonus item you received at our Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste market distribution. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter for up-to-date market locations, varieties of the week and much more… #Share #ProduceOnWheels #FreshProduce #FreshProduce #Borderlandsfoodbank

P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Distribution – Saturday, August 5th – Hours: 6:00am – 9:00am

Thanks to our produce donors’ generosity, we will have a Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.) Summer Distribution this Saturday, August 5th from the hours of 6:00am – 9:00am. Stay tuned for the map and varieties of produce offered. ————–Pinal County and Metro Phoenix Service Area————— * Corona Baptist Church – 4450 W.[…]

P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Distribution (Metro Tucson Only – Saturday, July 29th – Hours: 6:00am – 9:00am

We would like to say thank you to our produce donors’ genorosity, there will be a Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.) Summer Distribution this Saturday, July 29th (In Metro Tucson Only) from the hours of 6:00am – 9:00am. Stay tuned for the map and varieties of produce offered. * Sacred Heart Parish[…]

Legacy Foundation Family YMCA – July 15th P.O.W.W.O.W. Distribution

Legacy Foundation Family YMCA located at 5517 N. 17th Ave. in Phoenix distributed over 12,600 lbs. of fresh nutritious rescued produce to the many communities in Metro Phoenix. That equates to 210 produce boxes. Excellent!  The distribution would not be successful without the many thanks to the volunteers and the YMCA organization. Give them an[…]

Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.) Summer Markets on Saturday, July 15th

Shop for as many produce boxes as you would like with no qualifications because we believe everyone has the right to eat healthier. Wake up early, and shop before the heat shows up this Saturday morning, July 15th from 6:00am – 9:00am at one of our 5 distribution locations from the 2017 P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Distribution[…]

Corona Baptist Church – P.O.W.W.O.W. Distribution – Saturday, July 1st

Thank you Corona Baptist Church and the great volunteers located at 4450 W. Ray Rd. in Chandler for hosting Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.) during the summer distribution as well during our produce season from November through May. Corona Baptist distributed over 22,600 lbs. of fresh nutritious rescued produce this past Saturday,[…]

Produce On Wheels Summer Markets on July 8th

Shop for as many produce boxes as your wish and no qualifications because we believe everyone has the right to eat healthy. Wake up early, and shop before the heat shows up this Saturday morning, July 8th at the 2017 P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Distribution for the months of July and August in Pinal Co/Metro Phoenix and[…]

Lifebridge Community Alliance, P.O.W.W.O.W. Distribution, Saturday, June 24th

Congratulations Lifebridge Community Alliance located at Orangewood Church, 7510 N. 27th Ave., in Phoenix for their P.O.W.W.O.W. distribution this past Saturday, June 24th. Distributed over 7,700 lbs. of fresh nutritious rescued produce. Keep it going! LCA’s next distribution date is Saturday, July 22nd from 6:00am – 9:00am. For more information about Produce On Wheels With[…]

Another P.O.W.W.O.W. distribution at a YMCA Location

For this week we would also like to thank Legacy Foundation Chris-Town YMCA located at 5517 N. 17th Ave. in Phoenix. Legacy YMCA has been an agency site of Borderlands Food Bank since the 2016 Summer Distribution season helping Borderlands distribute produce in the Phoenix communities. Legacy YMCA distributed approximately 8,300 lbs. of fresh nutritious produce[…]

Serving the Communities of Sierra Vista and Fort Huachuca with Fresh Nutritious Rescued Produce

We would like to thank Sierra Vista United Methodist Church located at 3225 St. Andrews Dr. in Sierra Vista. SVUMC has been an agency site of Borderlands Food Bank since the 2015/2016 produce season helping Borderlands distribute produce in the Sierra Vista & Fort Huachuca communities. SVUMC distributed approximately 15,700 lbs. of fresh nutritious produce[…]