Cooking Matters Course

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Summer, 2016

Cooking Matters course will start July 9th. All classes will be held at the Hillary Rodham Clinton Children’s Library except for the July 23rd grocery store tour, which will be at Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market on Cantrell.

Saturday, July 9th from 10-12
Tuesday, July 12th from 5-7
Saturday, July 16th from 10-12
Tuesday, July 19th from 5-7
Saturday, July 23rd from 10-12 at Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market for the grocery store tour
Tuesday, July 26th from 10-12

Participants must register for the class in advance. Class sizes are limited.

Contact Darla Henry, or call 501.364.5437

Cooking Matters at the Store Event Day

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Attention  Shoppers!

Learn to stretch your food budget and get a free $10 Grocery Gift Card to practice what you’ve learned on the Cooking Matters at the Store grocery tour. The Alliance Cooking Matters team will be partnering with the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas for these one-day events. Don’t miss it. Participants must complete the grocery tour and survey to receive a gift card.


June 6, 2016
9 am – 2 pm
Big Star Grocery
2050 Broadway Ave
West Memphis, AR

Thursday, June 23
1860 Falls Blvd;
Wynne AR 


Arkansas Gleaning Project

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9am – noon
Western Hills Hunger Garden

We need volunteers to help plant 5,000 sweet potatoes and
spread straw mulch. This is in preparation for the Yam Jam
that will be held in the fall when the sweet potatoes are
ready for harvest.

Contact Brandon Chapman, if you or your group would like to help plant yams.

Serving up Solutions


Serving up Solutions with nameJune 23, 2016
6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Noah’s Event Venue

Serving up Solutions is the Alliance’s annual fundraising event. The event includes dinner, served to guests by members of the Arkansas Legislative Hunger Caucus, as well as silent and live auctions. Proceeds go to support the programs and operations of the Alliance and to provide grants to food banks, pantries and other hunger agencies in the districts of legislators who participate in the event. Serving up Solutions was a finalist for Best Charity Event in the 2014 Arkansas Times Best of Arkansas reader survey.

Co-Chairs for this year’s event are Ruth and Lance Whitney. Sponsorships are available. For tickets, please contact Lynne Phillips at for details.

Presenting Sponsor

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Emerald Sponsors

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Topaz Sponsors

Rice Council        Baptist Health Foundation        First Electric


Pearl Sponsors


University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Fuller Enterprises

Delta Dental

Comcast & Comcast Spotlight

Anita Southard

Northrop Grumman


Arkansas Beverage Association

Arkansas Farm Bureau

Arkansas Pharmacists Association