The Manna Food Pantry will be closed Saturday, July 1st – Tuesday, July 4th. We’ll be open again for food distribution on Thursday, July, 6th.
Many children enthusiastically associate summer vacation with the end of classes and homework for the year, but for some of the 22 million children who depend on schools for free or reduced-priced meals, an essential ingredient of their life is noticeably absent: a steady source of food and nutrition. Children obtain 50% of their calories from food eatenRead more
It’s easy to eat more vegetables! Eating vegetables is important because they provide vitamins and minerals and most are low in calories. To fit more vegetables in your day, try them as snacks and add them to your meals. 1. Discover fast ways to cook Cook fresh or frozen vegetables in the microwave for a quick-and-easyRead more
About a year ago, Gaby formed a new club at her Oak Park High called Cans 4 Food. The mission of her club is to address two very important causes. The first is to keep our environment clean so Gaby and several other members of her club collect aluminum cans & plastic bottles at school,Read more
4 cups roasted vegetables (i.e. broccoli, mushrooms, bell peppers, tomatos, zucchini or summer squash, eggplant, etc.) 2 cups garbanzo beans, drained and rinsed 4 cups cooked pasta 1/4 cup and 1 tbsp. olive or vegetable oil Salt and pepper to taste Herbs of choice (thyme, rosemary, etc.) Directions: Chop vegetables into 1-2” pieces and coatRead more
Founded in 1971 by a group of people who felt that no person should ever go hungry in the Conejo Valley.read more