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Following our blog provides a great way of staying up to date on all past, present, and upcoming events at the Wyoming Food for Thought Project. You will be the first to know if there are any job openings or committee positions, what the Item of the Month is, as well as updates on future programs and more!

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November Item of the Month

Wyoming Food for Thought Project provides a year-round weekend food bag program to food insecure children throughout Natrona County. This includes the average two-day weekends, as well as extended holiday breaks such as Thanksgiving, Christmas and Spring break. During the 2018-2019 school year, we fed approximately 23,556 children throughout Natrona County each and every weekend, totaling 253,510 meals! That is why we are promoting a monthly suggested food item to collect, to help with acquiring more bulk amounts of essential items we need. We do, however, accept and greatly appreciate any and all donations that come through the door, and can assure you that your donation will be used locall

Winter Makers Market 11/2

😍😍 Kick off November right by joining us for some local shopping at the Winter Makers Market! We'll be set up on Saturday, November 2nd at the Good Food Hub (across from US Bank on 1st St) from 9am-3pm. Here is a complete list of products you can expect to see this week: - Handmade jewelry - Pumpkins - Body care products - Fudge - Local meat - Locally roasted coffee and tea - Microgreens - Breads, danishes, cookies, cinnamon rolls and more - Marshmallows - Salad dressings - Fruit butters - Local art - Salsa - Crocheted items - Farm fresh eggs - Seasonal produce - BBQ sauce - Canned veggies - Jams and jellies and more! 💲💲💲 We accept cash, card, check, EBT, and don't forget your Market Bu

Thanksgiving Break Packing

Wyoming Food for Thought Project will be packing for the 7-day Thanksgiving Break on Wednesday, November 20th starting at 4pm. In the past, we have had a great turnout of volunteers - such a great turnout, in fact, that we have found ourselves with too many bodies for the day, which significantly slows the packing down. So this year, we are implementing a volunteer registration. We are looking for 40 volunteers per hour from 1pm-7pm. Volunteer tasks include: Get reusable bags ready for packing Unload box truck of food Organize the packing room Count all food items to make sure we have enough Pack food bags Run filled bags downstairs Top bags off with bread And more REGISTER HERE If you

Winter Makers Market 10/26

😍😍 Join us for a SPOOK-tacular Winter Makers Market on Saturday, October 26th at the Good Food Hub (across from US Bank on 1st St)! Join us from 9am-3pm to shop local and grab your last-minute Halloween goodies. GHOULS, ZOMBIES AND SUPER HEROES WELCOME! Scroll down for a complete list of products. 💲💲💲 We accept cash, card, check, EBT, and don't forget your Market Bucks! Don't forget to text "Casper" to 4️⃣4️⃣4️⃣9️⃣9️⃣9️⃣ to receive weekly text updates of all things local! Here is a complete list of products you can expect to see this week: - Wooden art - Pumpkins - Fudge - Local meat - Microgreens - Breads, danishes, cookies, cinnamon rolls and more - Beeswax food wraps - Marshmallows -

Winter Makers Market 10/19

😍😍 Saturday, October 19th is another Winter Makers Market at the Good Food Hub (across from US Bank on 1st St)! Join us from 9am-3pm to shop local! Scroll down for a complete list of products. 💲💲💲 We accept cash, card, check, EBT, and don't forget your Market Bucks! Don't forget to text "Casper" to 4️⃣4️⃣4️⃣9️⃣9️⃣9️⃣ to receive weekly text updates of all things local! Here is a complete list of products you can expect to see this week: - Broth - Pumpkins - Local meat - Microgreens - Beeswax food wraps - Marshmallows - Handmade jewelry - Farm fresh eggs - Fruit butters - Fudge - Salsa - Locally roasted coffee and tea - Breads, danishes, cookies, cinnamon rolls and more - Seasonal produce

Winter Makers Market 10/12

😍😍 Join us on Saturday, October 12th from 9am-3pm at the Good Food Hub (across from US Bank on 1st St) for another Winter Makers Market!!! We'll have local vendors selling all sorts of goodies, including seasonal produce, sweets and treats 🍞🍯🥜🍪🍩🥖 warm drinks ☕️🍵 body care products, and more! 🌱🥚🥛🧀 💲💲💲 We accept cash, card, check, EBT, and don't forget your Market Bucks! Don't forget to text "Casper" to 4️⃣4️⃣4️⃣9️⃣9️⃣9️⃣ to receive weekly text updates of all things local! Here is a complete list of products you can expect to see this week: - Local meat - Microgreens - Beeswax food wraps - Handmade jewelry - Farm fresh eggs - Fruit butters - Salsa - Locally roasted coffee and t

October Item of the Month

Wyoming Food for Thought Project provides a year-round weekend food bag program to food insecure children throughout Natrona County. This includes the average two-day weekends, as well as extended holiday breaks such as Thanksgiving, Christmas and Spring break. During the 2018-2019 school year, we fed approximately 23,556 children throughout Natrona County each and every weekend, totaling 253,510 meals! That is why we are promoting a monthly suggested food item to collect, to help with acquiring more bulk amounts of essential items we need. We do, however, accept and greatly appreciate any and all donations that come through the door, and can assure you that your donation will be used locall

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