City Harvest’s Skip Lunch Fight Hunger Program

I'm working with City Harvest to help spread the word about their Skip Lunch program happening this week to help fight hunger. Many of you might not know that childhood hunger is a serious problem in New York City, and many of the New Yorkers most vulnerable to hunger are children. According to data compiled by Feeding America, nearly one in three children in New York City (31%) lives in poverty, and nearly one in four children (nearly 25%) are food insecure. Skip Lunch Fight Hunger was conceived in 2003 by Food & Wine magazine … [Read more...]

Introducing Love with Food {plus a 12-month gourmet food sampler giveaway}

  Congratulations to Sarah Pinneo for winning the Love with Food Giveaway! It's time to discover great food for a great cause! I recently had the chance to spend some time with Aihui Ong, CEO of Love with Food, a nascent food subscription service that launched in December 2011. To say Aihui is a very driven woman is an understatement.  Like many people, Aihui was looking for a life change and was committed to combine both of her biggest passions, food and technology. So, she started coding, creating a website to help food makers … [Read more...]