The ONE THING details

Thought I would post here so folks have the info at a number of places.  Here are the 3 specific ways that you can get involved with Awaken’s ONE THING.

1.  Project Food Stock
  • Neighborhood food pick up (much like Lupus)
  • Identify a food shelf either in your neighborhood or use Neighbors Inc.
  • Flyer a predetermined area in your neighborhood, introduce yourself, who you’re with, what you’re doing & when you’ll be back to pick up food.
  • Figure out a schedule that works for you
  • Go to for more details and resources you can print & customize.
2.  Food Patch

  • Community Garden in Lakeville
  • Awaken is taking 2 & 4th Sundays (starting May 22nd)
  • 6 people each night (at least 6 but more can be accommodated)
  • 3-5pm gardening
  • 5:30 dinner (pack a picnic dinner and eat together)
  • 2 ways to volunteer
    • 1.Garden host – you’ll be in contact w/ Shari (who runs the garden) and you’ll be the point person for Awaken shifts
    • 2.Worker – show up, get directions from the Garden host and get to work.
  • sign-up as individuals, families or small groups
  • Garden grand opening is May 7th @ 12:30pm if you can make it.
  • More info @ follow the links for the Food Patch.
  • Sign up online.
3.  Neighbors Inc

  • Summer meals for kids who receive free/reduced meals during school
  • 1x month June/July/August
  • 10-15 Volunteers to pack 80-100 bags w/ 10 meals per bag.
    • 5 bfast/5 lunch per bag
  • Sign up at Awaken on Sunday’s until we figure out a digital schedule and way to sign up.


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