JSY Healthy Pantry Initiative to be nationally recognized

Exciting news for our Nutrition Education team! Our Just Say Yes! to Fruits and Vegetables program’s Healthy Pantry Initiative will be recognized by the American Public Health Association and presented at its annual conference in November! The initiative helps local food pantries “nudge” clients to choose healthier options through increased signage, nutrition education and small […]

Keeping busy at the Lexington Ave. Urban Farm

One rather large family recently joined the 60 existing Rochester families that tend to the land at Foodlink’s Lexington Avenue Urban Farm.  Tens of thousands of bees — all sisters! — moved into their new digs this week at the farm, which provides local refugee families with a space to grow their own food. The […]

Summer Meals … on wheels

When it came time make sure the Summer Meals Partnership of Rochester could go mobile, the growth of one Foodlink program helped the growth of another.  When the Curbside Market added a new vehicle to its fleet, we took one of the older trucks out of the rotation. Perfect timing, it would seem, as the […]