Do you love a good grilled cheese sandwich but a healthy one? Try adding delicious tomatoes from this Saturday’s P.O.W.W.O.W. market and eat a little healthier but not lose the comfort food classic taste. Tomatoes are a major dietary source of antioxidant lycopene, which has been linked to many healthy benefits, including reduced risk of[…]
A great tasting healthier way to enjoy fries, baked to a golden crisp and delicious! Also a good source of dietary fiber, vitamin A, B6 and C, folate, magnesium, thiamin, potassium and manganese. Baked Acorn Squash Fries from Heather at KeyIngredient.com
A sprinkle of Parmesan and a drizzle of olive oil transform tomatoes into the perfect side dish. Or try sandwiching them between slices of your favorite whole-wheat country bread. A great source of vitamin C and K, potassium and folate. Try the very simple but delicious recipe Baked Parmesan Tomatoes from EatingWell Magazine
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.
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[…]
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.
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 email@example.com.[…]
As a Salvation Army First Responder, Midwest Food Bank can have supplies on the road within 24 hours of being called. Midwest Food Bank, IL had loads of Disaster Relief boxes on the way before Harvey made landfall. Since then, more loads have been requested and sent. Soon hygiene kits will also be sent, and[…]
Try the simple and healthy Grilled Eggplant and Tomato Stacks recipe from Eatingwell using some of the varieties you shopped for from last week or even this week.
Hello P.O.W.W.O.W. Supporters, We are having a P.O.W.W.O.W. in Tucson this Saturday, September 30th from 6:00am – 9:00am at Mount Zion Lutheran Church, 4520 W. Ajo Way in Tucson. Sorry Metro Tucson and Pinal County service area we will try next week. With a $10 contribution you can shop for up 60 lbs. of fresh[…]
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[…]
We would like to give a big shout out and thank you to Mark Sahlberg who is the head honcho and Emmanuel Baptist Church allowing Borderlands Food Bank to host an unscheduled P.O.W.W.O.W. market this Saturday morning, September 9th. Also we cannot forget to thank the many volunteers who helped throughout the distribution. Over 26,000[…]
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 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.[…]
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[…]
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[…]
This Strawberry-Mango Mesclun Salad from Scoopnana is to die for, had to have seconds and thirds. Make sure to refrigerate. The mangos were from the P.O.W.W.O.W. distribution.
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[…]
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[…]
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
We would first like to thank the distributors who donated the produce to make the P.O.W.W.O.W. distribution happen at Corona Baptist Church, 4450 W. Ray Rd. in Chandler. With the most appreciated assistance from the volunteers on hand who helped distribute over 32,000 lbs. of produce or 539 produce boxes was distributed to the communities[…]
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.[…]
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
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.[…]
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[…]
Tried the Baked Eggs in Stuffed Peppers recipe using some of the varieties we had this past week and was delish! Read the full article for the recipe from Meet Heidi of FoodieCrush.
Not even the hot and humid day stop the super supporters who enjoyed shopping for the fresh nutritious rescued produce and the bonus items (dates and napkins) at Feed Our Babies located at Monte Vista Church of the Nazarene, 3313 N. 40th St. in Phoenix. Great job Feed Our Babies, Monte Vista Church, and volunteers[…]
Enjoy the recipe of the week: Gramma’s Date Squares from Allrecipe.com and recipe by Michelle. Have to try it. Yummy!
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[…]
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[…]
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 8th (hours may vary) at one of our 3 distribution locations from the 2017 P.O.W.W.O.W. Summer Distribution for[…]
Another organization we would like to Thank, Open Door Fellowship Church and the great volunteers located at 8301 N. 19th Ave. in Phoenix 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 and one of our original P.O.W.W.O.W. agency sites.[…]
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,[…]
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[…]
Don’t forget to shop for your produce so you can eat healthier on Independence Day. With no age limitations or income qualifications everyone is welcome to visit one of our 5 available market locations. Enjoy the rest of the day by waking up early and be the first one to shop this Saturday, July 1st,[…]
Read the full article from Cooking Light regarding 12 Ways to Eat More Vegetables and Fruit and how you approach fruits and vegetables. Follow the easy tips and you will be on your way different ways to prepare your meals.
The second time around – the more successful it is, congratulations Feed Our Babies and also Monte Vista Church of the Nazarene located at 3313 N. 40th St. in Phoenix for your P.O.W.W.O.W. distribution this past Saturday, June 24th for distributing over 13,400 lbs. of fresh nutritious rescued produce to the communities at large. Feed[…]
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[…]
Read the full article from Best Health Magazine of 6 health benefits of summer squash providing vitamins and nutrients that can help you fight disease ans stay healthy.
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[…]