Harvest VISTA Tag

All About Sunchokes!

06.01.2022 in Harvest Blog, Tacoma Farmers Market

Samara Elaine González, MSN, is the current Fresh Express Mobile Market Community Liaison at the Tacoma Farmer’s Market through Americorps VISTA. In Samara’s early days with Tacoma Farmers Market in April 2021, she attended as many Fresh Express markets as she could to get a better…

Welcome, Marie-Yvonne!

08.12.2021 in Harvest Against Hunger, Harvest Blog, Harvest VISTA

Marie-Yvonne is a VISTA Leader for the Harvest VISTA Program, which works in tandem with Harvest Against Hunger. The Harvest VISTA Program recruits and places Americorps VISTA members at local hunger relief agencies across the country. These members provide and create opportunities for produce collection,…

Welcome, Ellis!

03.03.2021 in Harvest Against Hunger, Harvest Blog, Harvest VISTA

Ellis Fahsholtz is from Kirkland, Washington with a background in environmental science and nonprofit administration. She spent the last five years working towards her BA and MBA in Salem, Oregon, and was lucky to be involved in the network of environmental and social nonprofits. At…

Fresh Produce for Seniors during a Global Pandemic

28.10.2020 in Harvest Blog, International Rescue Committee

The global pandemic of COVID-19 disproportionately affected marginalized populations such as the elderly and refugees. In collaboration with Food Innovation Network (FIN), the International Rescue Committee New Roots program and HAH VISTA Anastasia coordinated the delivery of 50 bags of fresh produce weekly to low-income seniors in SeaTac and Tukwila.