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Summer Recap

Cooking Matters

The Fall Event is Just Around the Corner!

Register for Working With Kids and Teens Training Session

Detroit Teen Starts 'Put Some Respect on My Plate!' Program

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Public Policy Workshop

Open-to-All Cooking Matters Advisory Committee Meeting Coming Up!

Volunteer Spotlight: Nancy Geik

Jobs Available!

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Happy 40th Birthday to Gleaners!

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This month at Cooking Matters Michigan:

Gleaners Community Food Bank Turns 40

Cooking Matters Employment Opportunity Through Americorps!

Congratulations to Allie Lyttle!

The Many Faces of Gleaners Community Food Bank

Twentieth Annual Detroit Tour of Urban Gardens and Farms

Save the Date! Fall Event Planning is Underway!

Volunteer Spotlight: Gail Turner 

Contribute Your Recipe to the Detroit Community Markets Network!

 

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Summer is Here!

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Summer is our favorite season! Check out what we've been up to in this month's newsletter:

Allie Lyttle, a Cooking Matters culinary instructor, compete's on Food Network's Chopped!

Fair Wages & Fair Prices in Detroit Food featured a panel of Detroit farmers, grocers, and restaurateurs during Detroit Start-Up Week 2017, including some Cooking Matters names!

In the volunteer spotlight Bob Greig shares his pantry secrets for flavor, and a sweet corn salad recipe!

Cooking Matters staff attended the annual Cooking Matters Convening in Colorado and brought back great new ideas.

Keep on the lookout for new places to host Cooking Matters courses!

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Cooking Matters Wants to be Part of Your Summer!

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In this month's newsletter you can find tons of updates from spring!

Thank you for joining us at the Spring Volunteer Appreciation Event! Try our recipe for Moroccan Carrot Salad with Lentils that we made for the event.

My Neighborhood Mobile Grocery is widely used by Cooking Matters participants as a Gleaners program in their communities.

Allie Lyttle shares her recipe for Lavender Pancakes with Fox 2 News.

The Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive started on May 11th with a parade of mail trucks to a reception at Gleaners Community Food Bank in Detroit.

In this month's volunteer spotlight, Carolyn Archer shares her recipe for Chocolate Almond Milk and her journey from reading labels at an early age to teaching others how to do so in Cooking Matters classes!

My Neighborhood Mobile Grocery is seeking a nutrition coordinator for a full time position.

Keep an eye out for organizations and sites that would be a good place to host a Cooking Matters class!

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