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Wayne County now third in nation in apple growing

Did you know that Wayne County were its own state, it would rank fourth in the NATION in apple growing? Data from the latest U.S. Agriculture Census (2017) was released this spring, and our neighbors to the east in Wayne … Continue reading

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Inaugural class of the Foodlink Career Fellowship celebrates graduation, launch of new careers

They came to Foodlink in search of opportunity. Now – a year later – eight members of the Foodlink Career Fellowship have graduated with improved culinary skills, confidence, and hope for what the future holds. Thursday’s graduation ceremony at the … Continue reading

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Foodlink 2019 Mobile Summer Meals schedule

Rochester’s Summer Meals program is officially underway, and the Foodlink Community Kitchen is pleased once again to prepare thousands of delicious, nutritious meals at dozens of sites all over Rochester this summer. Foodlink is a key partner in the Summer … Continue reading

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Farash Foundation grant allows Foodlink to expand reach into more RCSD schools

The Max and Marian Farash Charitable Foundation has awarded Foodlink $25,000 to help expand and launch multiple school pantries within the Rochester City School District. The grant allows RCSD Community Schools to join Foodlink as member agencies, and purchase vital … Continue reading

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Foodlink awarded ‘Rooted in Evidence’ grant funding to evaluate new nutrition ranking system

Foodlink is one of five food banks nationwide to receive grant funding through The Gretchen Swanson Center for Nutrition’s inaugural Rooted in Evidence grant program. The grant supports food banks currently implementing “innovative and dynamic programming to improve the health … Continue reading

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