Category: Boston

Eat for Equity Boston: Community Change, Inc.

Eat for Equity-Boston is happy to announce our latest fundraising community dinner, which will support Community Change, Inc. and its 45+ year mission of educating and organizing for racial equity in the Boston area. CCI is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote racial justice and equity by challenging systemic racism and acting as […]

Boston Eat for Equity: Prison Book Program

Eat for Equity Boston is happy to announce our latest fundraising community dinner, which will support Prison Book Program and its 40+ year mission of sending free books to inmates all over the country. Originally organized by the Red Book Store Collective in Cambridge in 1972, the PBP first concentrated on distributing progressive literature. As […]

E4E Boston for Proyecto Doctoritas: Sunday, September 23

E4E Boston for Proyecto Doctoritas: Sunday, September 23

After a summer hiatus, Eat for Equity Boston returns on Sunday, September 23, to help raise money for Proyecto Doctoritas, a community health project in Guatemala. Proyecto Doctoritas (“Project Little Doctors”) seeks to improve the overall health of El Triunfo, a rural village in eastern Guatemala, while also educating and empowering young women. In 2010, a group of students […]

E4E Boston: Sustainable Harvest International

E4E Boston: Sustainable Harvest International

To kick off 2012, we are hosting an Eat for Equity in support of Sustainable Harvest International (SHI), an organization focused on providing Central American farming families with training and infrastructure needed to preserve the world’s tropical forests while overcoming poverty. Since 1997, SHI has grown organic vegetable gardens and provided farmers with important tools, […]

Boston Eat for Equity Raises Funds for Tanzanian Public Health Work

After last month’s successful dinner for Partners in Health & Oxfam’s relief efforts in Haiti, Eat for Equity’s Boston contingent is organizing its next event for Friday, March 26th.  This dinner will benefit Support for International Change, an organization which provides HIV-related services to rural communities in Tanzania.  SIC organizes HIV awareness campaigns, trains […]

Boston raised nearly $500 for relief efforts in Haiti

Despite the chilly weather late last month, we had a great turn out and raised close to $500 for Partners in Health and Oxfam America.  Thanks for all of your generosity! Eat for Equity goers enjoyed: Stewed Fowl, Soup Joumou, Diri ak djon-djon, Fried Plantains, Pikliz, Pane Patate, and Cremasse (which many of you described as tropical […]