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 […]

Minneapolis E4E redirects January benefit to Haiti

This month, come to Haiti. Eat good food, drink good drinks, enjoy good people. And do some small good for a larger community in need at this month’s benefit shindig. Last month, we raised $400 for two Cambodian entrepreneurs on, a person-to-person micro-lending Web site. By now, you’ve heard about the devastating earthquake that […]

Portland E4E this month benefits Haiti!

The Portland team has decided unequivocally that this month’s dinner should benefit Haiti. We’ll host it in North Portland. Over 3.1 million people in Haiti, the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere, have been affected by the 7.0 level earthquake that hit Tuesday, January 12th. Already wrought with humanitarian problems, Haiti is in desperate need […]

Minneapolis Date Change: Now 23rd

From Em Torgrimson: Happy new year! Thanks for your ideas, friendship, and hard work last year.  I have a great feeling about 2010 and Eat for Equity, and I hope you feel the same. Our hosts want to move the date back, and since we haven’t sent out flyers or emails yet, we went with […]