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August September - Back to School Immune Boosting Tips for the whole family, Grow Education Teacher Professional Development Workshop, Support local farmers and HR 8096, Grow to Go event recap and more!
On Tuesday, August 25, the Marion Institute (MI) embarked on a virtual culinary and dining experience with Little Moss Restaurant in Dartmouth, MA to raise funds for Grow Education. Click to read more about this partnership match made in locavore heaven!
In this archive post, Dr. Melina Roberts, Author of Building a Healthy Child and Clinic Director of Advanced Naturopathic Medical Centre, gives parents some tips to help keep kids healthy in this fast-paced, ever-changing world.
On August 18th the Grow Education team and 17 teachers from New Bedford Public Schools came together for our first Professional Development Workshop. These teachers are the first cohort for the Farm to School program. See how they spent the day with us!
A "Beyond the Plate Local Food Hero Story" featuring The Marion Institute's Southcoast Food Policy Council Cooks for Community program.
August 2020 MI Newsletter - Last chance for Locavores (Grow to Go Event is Next Tuesday!), Tackling Nutritional Insecurity through our core programs, New FoodCorps member, Grow Education Teacher Professional Development Workshop, Dr. Mark Hyman's 7 Simple Swaps, and a look back at a Connector Series on Nourishment.
A group called Tri-Town Learning Community (TLC) has formed to estimate and potentially try to address the dilemma that working parents will face when the academic year starts and their children are at school only some of the time. TLC founder and Marion resident Terri Lerman enlisted the assistance of Georgia McDonald and Jennifer Dubois to connect with local non-profit organizations that might be able to help. On Monday, Lerman reported having spoken with Liz Wiley, executive director of the holistically focused Marion Institute. Lerman is educating herself as fast as she can on how to apply for grant funding.
Get to know Mikaela, our second FoodCorps Team Member for the 2020/2021 school year!
July 2020 MI Newsletter - Room to Grow: A New (Virtual) event with locavore haven, Little Moss Restaurant, New Faces on the MI Team and Board of Directors, the delicious benefits of cucumber water, and summer reading and viewing selections from our intern.