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GiveBIG for #youthpower

GiveBIG for #youthpower

Youth interns are at the center of FEEST’s work: they develop and lead campaigns that increase access to healthy eating in our community. They also run incredible weekly improv dinners in their high schools. Help us grow our internship program by supporting FEEST...

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FEEST Treats!:Banana Bread & Plantain Dumplings

This week we're trying something different! It's obvious from the pictures that FEEST makes super bomb, creative and yummy food. So why not give of the recipes so folks can try it at home? We'll be giving two recipes done in groups led by our interns Rubyna and Alexa....

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The Orange Muffin

The Orange Muffin

Hey FEEST fam! Lookin' for a new recipe? Here's fellow intern Luwam with the tale of "The Orange Muffin." --- The process of making the orange muffin. On February 2 at a FEEST dinner in Chief Sealth, one of the groups decided to make a basic muffin with a volunteer's...

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Abla Discusses Olympia Youth Day of Action

Abla Discusses Olympia Youth Day of Action

On January 24th and 25th, seven of our amazing FEEST youth interns joined a hundred other youth-led groups in Olympia for the Legislative Youth Action Council Day. We attended workshops on how to talk to legislators and sharing your story, took a tour of the capitol,...

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A Reflection on “The Color of Food”

A Reflection on “The Color of Food”

  Hi FEEST fam! Happy Friday!! Come check out intern Rubyna Vohra's reflection on Natasha Bowen's article  "The Color of Food"! Rubyna shares with us what it takes to build community and feel at home. The Color of Food This article reminded me of FEEST when the...

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CALLING ALL GRAPHIC DESIGNERS!

CALLING ALL GRAPHIC DESIGNERS!

FEEST youth leaders are creating a multimedia counter-marketing campaign against the junk food advertising they see on the daily as working class youth of color. The campaign aims to promote healthy eating amongst high school youth in White Center and Delridge, while...

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What does FEEST really stand for?

What does FEEST really stand for?

What does FEEST mean anyway? Our amazing intern Karishama Vahora's answers this question after another bumpin' dinner at Evergreen Campus! ---- F.E.E.S.T is what we are known as but each letter has its own meaning; we are the Food Empowerment Education Sustainability...

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Happy New Years at FEEST!

Happy New Years at FEEST!

This week we have intern Rubyna from Chief Sealth High reflecting on a new year with FEEST! Rubyna: Happy New Years! The first FEEST dinner of the New Year went great! I got to see so many faces and I got to chat and spend time with my FEEST FAM! We started this year...

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