A MORNING @
THE REGIONAL FOOD BANK OF OKLAHOMA
BREAKFAST AT CALVERT
YAC reflection Question Before the Food Bank Experience
What energizes you about today?
A few Randomly Selected Responses
Go Service! Life! Doing the Lord's Work The Opportunity to Assist my community and get to know co-workers Sharing more than Meetings together Community Breakfast Starbucks The Opportunity to Serve Others
Leave in the Casady Cares t-shirt your thumb print and you signature, please!
Pictures, music and reflection by participating YAC members!
At the Food Bank: Instructions for the Morning teams
BREAD TEAM: FIRST AT WORK
Frozen Vegetables Receiving Instructions
FOOD-4-KIDS BACK PACK PROGRAM TEAM @ FOOD INSECURITY WORKSHOP
Food Insecurity-Hunger Simulation - Food-4-Kids: Backpacks Team : Workshop
Teams Hard at Work
Frozen Vegetable Team
Bread team finishes first!
Food for Kids Backpacks Program
A FEW SHARED AHA MOMENTS @ THE FOOD BANK:
I love the backpack program How great it is to work together/ How sad it is that there are so many "food insecure" Oklahoma families. Learning about people who struggle daily with not enough food. The story of the 17 year old who was very aware of his needs. The need to challenge our parents who own businesses to do the same. As "Alisha," a grandmother in the hunger simulation, I felt inadequate to meet my families needs. Realizing how difficult it is to feed a family each week. Learning about people who struggle daily about food. Carrots are awesome, expecially in 2 # bags. Experiencing the frustration of being food insecure in the hunger simulation
Aha! I realized today how I take for granted every trip to the grocery store, and for the whole fresh food we get to eat every day. The Food Bank is a WORKING CAUSE