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On Sunday, November 17, the southern Vermont community will come together at Mount Anthony Union Middle School for the 2019下载app免费送彩金空的碗吃晚饭

Anticipated to attract over 700 attendees, this soup supper is the largest annual fundraiser for the Kitchen Cupboard of Greater Bennington Interfaith Community Services (GBICS), which provides food to one quarter of the town of Bennington的 population.

空的碗 is a collaboration between GBICS 和 井上洋子Social Kitchen: 陶瓷, Food, 和 Community course 和 is supported by 下载app免费送彩金|正规送彩金平台的 $1 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to collaboratively address the 粮食不安全的系统原因 在下载app免费送彩金县。

课程的原因

在秋季学期的课程,学生在社会的厨房已经严重空碗背后的组织过程参与。学生具备从事基于服务的学习:分发食物的GBIC,采购捐赠蔬菜和从本地农场社区成员和下载app免费送彩金农贸市场最喜欢的汤食谱,饮食服务史蒂夫Bohrer的主任的指导下和GBIC的的学习煲汤股厨房,导致超过150名社区成员在一系列碗制作和上光在大学的陶瓷工作室举行研讨会,并促进整个学院和镇事件。 

I’m so excited to see the community come together to eat and hold art handmade by their neighbors 和 friends. 空的碗 is a beautiful event.

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“社会厨房里有一个有趣的过程中,始终这样因为它的投资在社区,说:”科尔'22卡斯,谁花了在周六工作的几个的GBIC的橱柜下载app免费送彩金和农贸市场领先的事件。 “这个类使用的食品带给人们一起,地址有问题,同时提供了机会,以使艺术与社区成员。我很喜欢有随着人们的讨论。这感觉就像我们都携带ESTA事件一起,可以用它来做些事情真的很酷。“

科尔的 计划 at Bennington is focused on conflict resolution and peacebuilding, and she’s particularly interested in how food can be a conduit for healing 和 connection. In addition to Social Kitchen, 科尔的 food studies courses have included Inoue的 Edible Matters: Cartography 和 the Cultural Biography of Food苏珊sgorbatiUnderst和ing Food Insecurity in Bennington County

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For her personal project, Cole is researching garden kits, which contain all the materials needed to start growing food on an individual level.

 

The biggest takeaway from her food studies courses, said Cole, is a deeper underst和ing of the concept of “food sovereignty.”

“我听说了粮食主权的过去,但真的不知道这意味着什么社会直到厨房,”科尔说。 “食品正义是一个总称,它反映了我们要在一切道德,方便食品体系,但粮食主权涉及到现在的每一个机构,每一个社区有过和感觉,在他们的食物的控制。我们如何能够从给予施舍,以使人们和社区负责他们的食物的感觉,能够成长,煮他们想要的东西移动系统?“

Photo of two students cooking
Social Kitchen students make soup stocks in the Commons 用餐 Hall.
Photo of student 和 soup bowl
Social Kitchen students make soup stocks in the Commons 用餐 Hall.
Photo of two students cooking
Social Kitchen students make soup stocks in the Commons 用餐 Hall.

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