NOTEWORTHY : World Water Day

One of the 663 million people on earth without access to clean water. Photo courtesy Charity Water.   Sufficient water supply and sanitation has been one of man’s primary challenges since the dawn of civilization. Lack of good sanitation systems polluted water supplies, engendering disease and epidemics. In the early 19th century, governments in developed…
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HELP THE HUNGRY: It Doesn’t Take Much To Feed Hungry Children

Your $20 will go a long way. Image courtesy Ad Council.   Our mom is on a diet and didn’t want any sweets for Mother’s Day. She has a sun room that’s like a greenhouse, so she didn’t want us to send cut flowers. So we made a donation to Feeding America. Feeding America is…
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JAPAN: Top Chefs Donate Recipes So You Can Help

Some of the country’s renowned chefs have joined together to support Red Cross relief efforts in Japan. The initiative, called KeepRecipes For Recovery, offers 21 Japanese recipes from nine chefs, including Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto, Annisa Executive Chef & Top Chef Masters alumna Anita Lo, Madonna’s personal chef Mayumi Nishimura and The New York Times…
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GOOD CAUSE: Make Bread Art, Help Hungry Children

Bread art: tops in toast. Here, “The Card- master” by Dante of Providence, Rhode Island. Make your bread art—at no cost to you‚—and $1 will be donated to feed hungry children. Nearly 17 million children in America—almost one in four—struggle with hunger. Their families have a hard time putting food on the table. The non-profit…
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EVENT: Share Our Strength’s Taste Of The Nation

Enjoy something spectacular so kids can get basic nutrition. Food shown is not part of the event, but similar in spirit. Photo courtesy Restaurant Tru. Even in the world’s wealthiest nation, nearly 17 million children worry about where their next meal will come from. That’s nearly one in four children at risk of hunger, with…
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