Joyful Food Market (Garfield Elementary)

Joyful Food Market
Event Information
Date: 
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 3:15pm to 6:15pm
Event Address: 
Garfield Elementary School
2435 Alabama Ave SE
Washington, DC 20032
Brief Description of Event: 
Joyful Food Markets take place at 33 elementary schools in Wards 7 & 8, east of the Anacostia River, to reduce hunger and increase access to and consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables. Presented in partnership with the Capital Area Food Bank, the markets are held once a month, immediately following school dismissal. These markets are joyful community events open to families with children enrolled in that school. As a Joyful Food Market volunteer, you’ll assist with curating a vibrant and joyful space for shopping, support demos of healthy, market-inspired recipes, assist children and families with choosing and learning about fruits and vegetables, and more!
Organizations Involved
Organization to be Benefited: 
Garfield Elementary
Sponsoring Organization: 
Martha's Table, Capital Area Food Bank
Event Coordinator Info
Event Coordinator Name: 
Mr. JerMarkus Booker
Event Coordinator Email: 
Event Coordinator Phone: 
202-808-8011
Open to volunteers: 
Yes
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