It’s about choice.
We are much more likely to choose healthy food if we help prepare it.
FEAST is a hands on group cooking experience using fresh seasonal local ingredients with a focus on childhood and family nutrition.
We cook and eat food that is Fresh, Easy, Affordable, Sustainable and Tasty. Learn more about us.
This year FEAST is being honored as a Champion of Asheville City Schools. Since 2009 FEAST has been working with students in Asheville City Schools with a focus on fresh, easy, affordable, sustainable and tasty foods! Celebration for Champions is the Asheville City Schools Foundation’s signature annual event with over 200 local leaders, parents, and [...]
No bake Valentines “truffles” ½ c powdered sugar ½ c quick oats 1 Tbsp cocoa powder ½ c peanut butter or almond butter 1 Tbsp milk, soy milk or almond milk Combine powdered sugar, oats and cocoa. Add nut butter and milk and mix well. Form into balls about the size of a large [...]
In December, third graders took their studies of the skeletal system out of the box and re-created skeletons using different shapes of vegetables, then enjoyed a snack from their creations. Fourth graders wrapped up their nutrition unit by taking a look at the ingredients on packaged food and compared the natural vs. artificial ingredients. Many students were shocked [...]
Help us reach our holiday fundraising goal by including FEAST as part of your holiday giving in 2013! With one third of teenagers in this country classified as overweight we feel it is vital to empower students to make healthier food choices and give them skills that they will use their whole lives. We currently [...]
Since 2009 FEAST has been working with students at Asheville Middle School to help fresh fruits and vegetables, cooking from scratch and kitchen safety into their school day. One way we do this is an annual fundraiser before Thanksgiving break. This year we will have about 125 middle school students making 64 pies completely from [...]