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Reflecting on a successful Fresh Connect pilot program
In 2023, we launched a pilot program with Nationwide Children’s Hospital and About Fresh to address food insecurity ...
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Mission Moments: Bringing fresh produce to a neighborhood near you
Local Matters’ Veggie Van markets are connecting neighbors to healthy, affordable food all summer long.  Every week, the ...
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Six questions with our new Executive Director, Al Obayuwana
An excerpt from Local Matters’ monthly Mission Moments newsletter What’s one word you would use to describe your ...
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Peanut Noodles
There is nothing quite like a fresh plate of peanut noodles! It's an easy way to incorporate vegetables ...
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Summer Gazpacho
It's always soup season! But when the temperatures start to warm up, you might want to try a ...
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Black Bean & Cilantro Rice
Chef Korir & Anaiis are sharing one of their favorite healthy recipes: black bean and cilantro rice! Did ...
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Vegetable Stir Fry
Vegetable stir fry is a great way to incorporate lots of vegetables into your diet. And it's easy ...
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Cabbage Stew & Irish Soda Bread
Jermaine and Kaylah are walking us through a cabbage stew and Irish soda bread recipe today! Did you ...
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Black-eyed Pea & Collard Green Tacos
Chef Korir and Monique are walking you through a delicious black-eyed pea and collard green taco recipe in ...
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Introducing Ro’s Kitchen
Local Matters and Columbus Food Rescue welcomed friends, family, and community leaders and partners from Columbus, Cincinnati, and ...
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Preparing Healthy After-School Snacks
Vitamins and nutrients help our bodies grow big and strong! Enjoying foods rich in vitamins and nutrients, especially ...
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Al Obayuwana joins Local Matters as Executive Director
The Board of Directors of Local Matters is pleased to announce the appointment of Al Obayuwana as the ...
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