Feed your Appetite For Change with the latest!
There’s a new restaurant and catering operation called Station 81 Drink & Eatery in the Union Depot in St. Paul. We check in with Aaron Palm, CFO of the nonprofit Appetite for Change which runs the restaurant, about Station 81 as well as the organization that aims to promote health, food education, jobs, youth empowerment and social change among many things. Palm also talks about how he got his start in the business and more.
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When the people of Minneapolis rose up in anger over the murder of George Floyd, it exacerbated food insecurity, prompting these immigrant farmers to step up and feed their neighbors.
“I don’t care if we get a million dollars tomorrow, and if they tell us we don’t even have to work no more, I’ll still be in the community, at the garden putting in that work because my people gotta eat.”
We are honored to announce that Appetite for Change is the recipient of the Grand Prize for the 2017 The Roselyn S. Jaffe Awards, a nonprofit program awarding everyday heroes who are making the world a better place for women and/or children, specifically in the areas...
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