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Learn how to preserve summer’s bounty

Have you always wanted to try canning your summer veggies, but needed to know how to begin? Here are two online and virtual options to get you started.

The University of Missouri Extension is offering a free virtual Q&A on food preservation from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. on July 16, August 20, September 17 and October […]

Help glean farm produce to feed hungry

After the Harvest needs volunteers to help glean fresh food from local farms to be donated to agencies that feed the hungry.

Gleaners are needed at area farms on July 7, 9, 16, 17, 21, 23 and 30 and throughout the harvesting season, which usually ends in November. After the Harvest is also looking for volunteers […]

Eat local & help fight hunger in Kansas City

Join the Local Food Challenge and pledge to eat local to help Cultivate KC feed families that are going hungry because of the economic impact of COVID-19.

This is a new online event that will support local farmers and restaurants and help raise money to feed people in need. For every meal supporters eat between June […]

Explore hiking & biking trails for Father’s Day

This Father’s Day, head out to a local park for a hiking or biking adventure that will get the whole family outside and keep everyone at a social distance. Here are 11 great ideas in Kansas City and more resources for parks in cities nationwide.

While trying to stay at a safe distance during the COVID-19 […]

Join a virtual Climate Reality Leadership Training

Do you want to learn more about climate change and become a leader in educating others? The Climate Reality Leadership Project is now accepting applications for its first virtual training program.

Due to COVID-19, the next training will be held virtually over nine days from July 18-26. The program will include a minimum of 14 hours of […]