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KNEAD to Give Food & Music Fest – Powered by Green Wish
August 14, 2016 • 6:00 pm PDT
Green Wish and Knead & Co. Pasta Bar + Market are teaming up for our BIGGEST food and music charity event ever at LA’s historic Grand Central Market on Sunday, August 14th 2016.
Enjoy food from chefs at Ramen Hood, DTLA Cheese, Muruno, and of course Knead & Co., who have raised the bar when it comes to simply delicious food. Cool off with CoolHaus who recently teamed up with Knead & Co. to create a new ice cream sandwich called The Freddo (cannoli ice cream sandwiched between two chocolate chip cookies. Plus yummy cookies from Valerie Confections to name a few.
There’s something for everyone! and Music too!
Proceeds of the event will direclty support these amazing oraginizations:
Food Forward- Food Forward rescues fresh local produce that would otherwise go to waste, connecting this abundance with people in need, and inspiring others to do the same.
HoneyLove – HoneyLove is a Los Angeles based non-profit conservation organization with a mission to protect the honeybees by educating our communities and inspiring new urban beekeepers.
Muir Ranch Pasadena – In 2011, a dedicated team of volunteer teachers and students began converting 1.5 acres of the John Muir High School campus into an urban farm. Muir Ranch grows a variety of flowers, vegetables and fruit that are included in weekly CSA boxes as well as school cafeteria lunches. Students can complete community service or internship graduation requirements by enrolling in classes at the Ranch. Muir Ranch also provides paid internships to students, which are funded by private donations, special events, farmer’s market sales, and subscriptions to the produce box program (CSA).
Hollywood Orchard– To better neighborhood quality of life by operating a community orchard that is a teaching model for sustainability through its workshops on growing fruit locally, and sharing the food in open-air events held in the Beachwood Canyon community, outreach communities, and food-charity organizations.
FoLAR Is a non-profit organization founded in 1986, whose mission is to protect and restore the natural and historic heritage of the Los Angeles River and its riparian habitat through inclusive planning, education and wise stewardship. Once home to steelhead and grizzlies, the Los Angeles River meandered through wetlands, marshes, willow, alder and sycamore, providing desperately needed water for the region.
The KNEAD to Give Food & Music Fest – Powered by Green Wish will be a fusion of great food, live entertainment and passionate people coming together to keep LA Green.