Emergency Food Response
Feeding Our Communities
Living our Values
Emergency Food Response efforts at Pearlstone:
- provide nourishing meals for food insecure communities across Baltimore
- Activate our Culinary Staff and Farmers
- Engage community volunteers
- support a range of partner nonprofit organizations
As of February 2021, we have provided 50,000 meals to our community
Our Partners include:
Never forget that justice is what love looks like in public
– Cornel West
Baltimore City Public School students lose access to meals for a week. Pearlstone partners with the Baltimore City Office of the Mayor to provide 2,000 meals in 2 days
Associated Baltimore City Partnership Commission grant supports launch of Pearlstone EFR efforts, enabling partnership with Promise Heights in June & July 2020
Partnership with Baltimore County Office of Workforce & Economic Development – average 400 lbs. of freshly harvested Certified Organic produce delivered weekly to Student Support Network distribution hub in Owings Mills
Many thanks to the Charles & Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation, the Jim Joseph Foundation, the Associated Baltimore City Partnership Commission, and all those whose support has enabled us to do this work.
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