EAST HAWAI`I PANTRY AND SOUP KITCHEN SCHEDULE

East Hawaii 2016 Pantry and Free Meal Schedule

WEST HAWAI`I PANTRY AND SOUP KITCHEN SCHEDULE

West Hawaii 2016 Pantry and Free Meal Schedule

SENIOR PRODUCE PROGRAM

Update: March 21, 2017. The SFMNP/Senior Produce Program has been canceled for 2017.

The Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program’s (SNFMNP)  popular “Senior Produce Program” which is administered by The Food Basket, Hawai`i Island’s Food Bank, will begin accepting registrations on June 1, 2016. Applications will be available online at www.hawaiifoodbasket.org (see below) and assistance will be available from 1:00 – 3:00 PM at The Food Basket warehouse at 40 Holomua Street in Hilo. Applications and assistance will also be provided by the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM at 127 Kamana Street, Room 5. For West Hawaii assistance, please call 808-322-1418.

First come, first served as spaces are limited to 1347 Seniors island-wide – so register early!

For additional information please contact Claudia Wilcox-Boucher @ 808-933-6030, or by email: claudia@hawaiifoodbasket.org

Kupuna Pantry Participant Application Form Final

Application 2016

Proxy Form 2016

Senior Produce 2016 Islandwide Sites

2016 FREE SUMMER LUNCHES FOR KEIKI

Meals will be served at select locations Monday through Friday, except June 10 and July 4. Keaukaha El will not be serving on Mondays.

Most schools will serve breakfast and lunch.

Call your school directly if the start and end dates for the program aren’t listed, and to find out the specific times for meal service.  The full list of schools is below:

Kea‘au El
Hilo High
Hilo High/Ke Kula O Nawahi PCS
Hilo Inter
Honoka‘a High/Inter
Kohala Middle
Kea‘au Middle
Keaukaha El (no Mondays)
Kohala El and Kohala High
Waiakea El
Waiakea Inter
Waimea El
Kealakehe El
Waiakea High

USDA MY PLATE RESOURCES:

http://www.katom.com/learning-center/myplate-resource-guide.html

THE EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (TEFAP):

www.fns.usda.gov/tefap

 

HAWAI`I ISLAND UNITED WAY

The Hawai`i Island United Way (HIUW) fund is a major contributor of The Food Basket Inc. Through their assistance we are able to fund specific programs such as the Senior Brown Bag Program and the Emergency Infant Formula and Baby Food Program. For more information on HIUW, click HERE to for more information.

FOOD SAFETY RESOURCES:

All Food Basket-approved or -related food safety resources will be located on the following downloads pages

http://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/home

http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/foodsafety-ces/

THE FOOD BASKET NEWLETTERS:

FoodBasket Nwslttr 2016-Spring-WEB

FoodBasket Nwslttr 2015-Fall-WEB

FoodBasket Nwslttr 2015-Summer-WEB

FoodBasket_Nwslttr_2014-Fall-WEB

2FoodBasket_Nwslttr_2014-Spring-WEB

 

 

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