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)[…]
Learn how to prepare Brussels Sprouts as a side dish a variety you shopped for at our Produce On Wheels With – Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.) market last weekend and one of four major programs of Borderlands Produce Rescue. Brussels Sprouts are low in calories but high in nutrients especially in vitamins A, C and K and[…]
Who does not like pizza? Make this delicious and healthy recipe for your whole family in 45 minutes. Zucchinis and bell peppers are high in nutrients including vitamins A and C, folate and potassium. Zucchini Crust Pizza – from Tast of Home View other delicious and healthy recipes of the week from our previous postings.
Try this healthy and delicious alternative to traditional tater tots. What a great way to introduce your children to something new. Spaghetti Squash is high in manganese, niacin, potassium and vitamin B6 and C. Also SS is a great source of fiber, low calorie and great for weight loss. Spaghetti Squash Tater Tots – Kirbie[…]
Try this delicious sweet-yet-bitter recipe using a variety you shopped for at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market last weekend. Oranges are an excellent source of vitamin B6 and C. It also prevents skin damage, lowers cholesterol, controls blood sugar level and other health benefits. Homemade Orange Marmalade – Molly Watson from The Spruce Eats View other delicious[…]
Try this recipe for your favorite burger, sandwich or just as a snack. Cucumbers contain vitamin C & K as well as magnesium, potassium and manganese. It also has antioxidants, promotes hydration and other health beneftis. Bread-and-Butter Recipe – Alex Lau from Bon Appetit View other delicious and healthy recipes of the week from our previous[…]
Serve this delicious and easy dish for your holiday parties using the two main ingredients you shopped from a P.O.W.W.O.W. market. Green Beans are a rich source of vitamins A, C, and K including folic acid and fiber. Consuming green beans can help reduce the risk of cancer, depression and bone health. Sauteed Green Beans[…]
Instead of oysters try using tomatoes for your Tomato Rockefeller bites as an appetizer during your holiday parties. Tomatoes are a great source of vitamin C and K, including potassium and folate. Consumption of tomatoes has been linked to improve skin health and a lower risk of heart disease and cancer. Tomatoes were offered at[…]
Try this delicious marmalade for all seasons using lemons you shopped for at a P.O.W.W.O.W. market last weekend. Don’t think you cannot use herbs and spices to enhance the smell and taste. Lemons are high in vitamin C and may support heart health, weight control and digestive health. Meyer Lemon Marmalade – Helen from Healthline.[…]
An incredibly flavorful, crispy, and absolutely delicious snack! Yellow Squash is high in vitamins A, B6, and c, folate, magnesium, fiber, riboflavin, phosphorus and potassium. This vegetable is also rich in manganese help boosts bone strength and helps the body’s ability to process fats and carbohydrates. Garlic Parmesan Yellow Squash Chips from Diethood. View other[…]
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.[…]
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[…]