Iona’s Senior Services

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In Washington DC, Iona Senior Services has a Farm-to-Table program that partners with farmers markets. They glean leftober produce at DC farmers market. The food is sorted, weighed and then distributed at a free market that is set-up and run every week at their congregate meal site. In addition, they hold cooking demonstrations, recipe distribution, and nutrition counseling on site. In addition every Saturday morning, Iona volunteers deliver meals to homebound older adults in northwest DC who are unable to prepare their own meals.

Program Pages: Food Assistance Programs
Gleaning Opportunities
Address: 4125 Albemarle St NW Washington, DC 20016
Twitter: @IonaSenior

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