Here's info on a new list for Poverty Awareness Week (PAW) Challenges like
the one Daily Bread/Food Share did last fall or Ottawa is doing this
spring. Any interested person is welcome to join-- both those who are
doing the challenge for a week and those that live it on an ongoing basis.
It's a good opportunity to get more information about how community gardens can
improve food security and access to tasty food. Here is the info on
PAWChallenge is for people or groups participating in Poverty Awareness
Challenges. Here you can brainstorm ideas for events to increase
coordinate events, and share details of events.
People participating in the challenges can share tips for stretching
individual allotment of challenge money, sources for local free and
items, ways to accomplish things for free, seasonal frugal recipes,
garden resources, and look for local fellow participants who might
pooling the groceries remaining at the end of the week for a PAW
Participants can also discuss their struggles, challenges, and
through the week, and their insights into what life is like as
experience a portion of the lifestyle on assistance.