KIPP DC: Arts & Technology Academy

Joyful Food Market
Event Information
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 12:31pm
Event Address: 
KIPP DC: Arts & Technology Academy
5300 Blaine Street NE
Washington, DC 20019
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: 
KIPP DC - Arts & Technology Academy
Sponsoring Organization: 
Martha's Table, Capital Area Food Bank
Event Coordinator Info
Event Coordinator Name: 
Miss JerMarkus Booker
Event Coordinator Email: 
Event Coordinator Phone: 
Open to volunteers: 
Please contact event coordinator
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Event Geofield: 
Latitude: 38.892257100000
Longitude: -76.924698900000