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Take Action with Oxfam Advocacy Training

Oxfam America is recruiting volunteer leaders of various ages and professional backgrounds for their free national advocacy training in Washington D.C. April 24-28, 2015 and year of local leadership in 15 US cities (including Minneapolis/St. Paul). They will also provide online training and opportunities to meet others who are active in your city. It’s a […]

E4E Stamford for Kids Helping Kids CT

For our final event of 2014, Eat For Equity Stamford is proud to partner with Kids Helping Kids, an emerging local nonprofit that is empowering youth to take their passion and turn it into action to make a difference in the lives of other kids! Their mission is to develop leadership skills through youth-led service projects. One of their […]

Eat for Equity for Sawhorse Revolution

Join us for Eat for Equity’s last event of the year on Sunday, November 16th! We’ll be benefiting Sawhorse Revolution, a wonderful local non-profit and carpentry program for diverse high school youth. Sawhorse works with students to become resourceful, conscientious, and mature members of their communities through collaboration with professional builders on inspiring projects. Inspired by […]

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 […]

Wild Rice Salad

Wild Rice Salad

This dish showcases wild rice, or Mahnomin in Ojibwe, a food that is sacred to Native Americans and indigenous to the lakes of northern Minnesota. When buying wild rice in your area, purchase wild harvested, not farmed rice [We love Native Harvest wild rice]. And honor each grain of wild rice by making sure you […]

Eat for Equity Featured in Oprah Magazine

Eat for Equity Featured in Oprah Magazine

Eat for Equity Featured in Oprah Magazine Eat for Equity is “deliciously reinventing the charity dinner.” Eat for Equity and its co-founder, Emily Torgrimson, are featured in the November issue of Oprah Magazine. “Food with Thought” tells the story of Eat for Equity’s beginnings with a pot of jambalaya to its recent cross-country tour and […]

Procrastinator’s Chocolate Cake

There are many things to love about this cake. Number 1: you can make it on short notice, whenever a chocolate craving hits, or you have unexpected guests, or you forgot you were supposed to bring something to that potluck. Number 2: you can make it with pantry staples, even when you’re out of milk […]

Seeking Bay Area Organizers

Seeking Bay Area Organizers

Hello Bay Area Volunteers! The Bay Area E4E is looking for a few additional organizers to help plan upcoming E4E events in the Bay Area. Currently, we have one active organizer (Jonas) and a few volunteers who are willing to work at the events, but could use a few extra people to plan, organize and […]

Lentil Walnut Salad

Mixed with crisp vegetables and a silky walnut vinaigrette, this french lentil salad is flavorful, inexpensive, and quick to prepare. It makes a great lunch salad – or add goat cheese or salad greens, serve it slightly warm, and turn it into dinner. ingredients (serves 10) 2 1/2 cups French [round, dark green] lentils 1 […]

Good news from our friends at Zipcar!

Have you heard the word? Zipcar is now hooking up all E4E patrons with an exclusive deal! We’ve been helping E4E’s staff and crew produce their events, but now we want to extend the love to you. You join Zipcar, the world’s largest car-sharing service, for OVER HALF OFF. With a variety of reliable vehicles […]

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