Category Archives: Food Pantry Gardening

Merlin’s first vegetable garden. Follow along on Fridays as FHL president and CEO shows you how to garden.

How a typical Food Pantry starts…and ends

A typical story of starting a food pantry is a church person who wanted to feed the poor. She was told to go to the nearest food bank to receive most of the food she needed to provide for those … Continue reading

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FHL Week (the 3rd turn)

If you live in Indy, you know what 3rd turn means – you’re heading the main stretch where the brick layered Finish Line of the Indy 500 is. FHL Week 2015 is at the 3rd turn now. Planning towards the end … Continue reading

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Lessons in assembling a greenhouse

Traditionally, during Mother’s Day, people fills the nurseries, department & hardware stores, churches and restaurants. It is celebrated in countless different ways. Because of her stroke, my mother was not able to go out this year. A few weeks ago, … Continue reading

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An Acre of blessing

Last week, we looked at some possibilities how we can be a part of solving hunger in our neighborhoods. One of the ideas was to ask farmers to donate the use of their land to grow produce for the pantries. … Continue reading

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