NOURISHING OUR COMMUNITY & EMPOWERING TOMORROW'S LEADERS
Working alongside adult mentors to prepare, cook and package nutrient dense meals youth learn soft skills (such as good communication), technical skills (cooking) as well as a strong understanding that food can be medicine.
Adult volunteers can harvest produce from the organic garden, prep food, cook, package and deliver healing meals to those in a health crisis; the experience is transformational for everyone involved.
Our Organic Meals Program supports individuals dealing with a health crisis, and their families, for fourteen weeks with healthy food, made with love to lessen side effects and increase positive treatment outcomes.
Thanks, Mom, for making me come tonight — it was amazing.– Teen Volunteer
My thank you seems small compared to all you’ve done with my journey. Providing healing meals and the notes has done more for my healing than I could have ever imagined! My thank you comes from my heart. Your kind gesture will last a lifetime.– Client
I love the way my heart feels when I leave.– Teen Volunteer
Healing Meals was a gift from the heavens, to have healthy meals sitting in my refrigerator was the best thing that you could possibly even imagine. It was just wonderful.– Client Family Member
I feel so supported!– Client
The immune broth is great. Even with mouth sores, I can still drink it and I know I am getting good nutrition and it does not hurt my mouth.– Client
Thank you so much to all of the kids that cooked my meals. They were so delicious and really helped me get ready for my surgery this week. Thank you also to everyone who organized and delivered the meals. I’ll be in touch when I get out of the hospital.
Much love…– Client
As a mother, it is such a relief to know that my family is being fed well even when I do not feel up to cooking. It is one less thing I need to think about.– Client
Thank you so much for delivering the healthy broth. It has helped me in my recovery. The broth is delicious and the spirit is speeding my recovery. I think I would like one more – Thanks so much.
With thanks for your emotional and nutritional nourishment during this trying time, we appreciate your kindness and generosity and we are excited about the birth or your organization.
Thank you, thank you, thank you for the delicious food. xoxo– Client & Family
Thank you so much all of you for all you do in the Healing Meals program. Not only was it a big help to not have to make 4 meals, but it was great to know that what we were eating was HEALTHY! The Immune Broth became my morning “tea.” So whether you plan, shop, prepare, assemble, or deliver, THANK YOU! You are a God-Send!– Client
It has been such a gift!– Client
The generosity and enthusiasm of the youth is amazing and so touching.– Client
You can’t always tell that someone is sick, and you really have to be caring for everyone, no matter what. You need to be treating everyone with kindness and decency because you don’t know what they are going through.– S. Treaux, Teen Volunteer
Thank you. Those two words cannot even begin to convey the depth of my gratitude.
Today when I count my blessings, you are the first.– Client
Knowing that we can reach for something healthy to eat at a time when I do not feel up to cooking is such a blessing.– Client
Thank you for the meals. I especially like the Frittata this week and I am a huge fan of soups! Have a good week.– Client
Thank you for the wonderful meals & everyone who is involved in preparing them. Thanks to Hannah, Quinn and Ryan for their special cards. I am staying positive!– Client
Please accept this heart felt thank you for the wonderful meals. What a pleasure! The soup was perfect when my tummy wasn’t right, and everything was so tasty. It was wonderful for my entire family. Thank you for including us in your program.– Client
It went perfect…
I am so amazed by this entire organization. I have never been on the receiving end of something so profound and kind…
The Immune Broth is beyond amazing & delicious!
Thank you very much. Please tell everyone thank you.– Client