There’s a familiar proverb that says if you give a man a fish, you feed him for a day. But if you teach a man to fish, then you feed him for a lifetime. I believe that introducing people to new ingredients and teaching them recipes they can use everyday can make a difference…
Food Insecurity Facts In America More than 42 million people living in the United States, including 13 million children, lack the means to get enough nutritious food on a regular basis. As a result, they struggle with food insecurity or hunger at some time during the year.
Expanding the Diversity of Board Expertise, BAN Nurtures Their Success! Fighting Food Insecurity and Food Waste – BAN Productions, a nonprofit organization founded in 2012 fighting food insecurity and food waste, is proud to announce two new members on their Board of Directors.
Hunger is a devastating challenge for many Americans who suffer its impact with effects further studied based on demographics such as age, ethnicity, culture and community locale. The harm levied upon each segment of our population is studied by researchers but herein we highlight data that focuses on children.
What is Food Insecurity vs Hunger? According to USDA studies there is a clear delineation which can be summarized as such: Food Insecurity is a personal condition created by limited or inaccessible means to sufficient food because of social or economic circumstances whereas; Hunger is a personal physiological condition…
BAN Productions’ partnership communities are beginning to harvest nutrition and food security for their families by planting the seeds of regularly scheduled BAN events which offer recipe trainings and grocery distributions utilizing agricultural foods diverted from the waste stream.
Funding Will Expand BAN’s Outreach in South Florida Food Deserts June 27, 2016 (North Miami, FL) – BAN Productions, a nonprofit organization founded in 2012 to fight the problems of food insecurity and food waste, announced today that it has received a significant new grant from the Miami Foundation.